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The Resource Passage to freedom : the Sugihara story, written by Ken Mochizuki ; illustrated by Dom Lee ; afterword by Hiroki Sugihara

Passage to freedom : the Sugihara story, written by Ken Mochizuki ; illustrated by Dom Lee ; afterword by Hiroki Sugihara

Label
Passage to freedom : the Sugihara story
Title
Passage to freedom
Title remainder
the Sugihara story
Statement of responsibility
written by Ken Mochizuki ; illustrated by Dom Lee ; afterword by Hiroki Sugihara
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tells the true story of Chiune Sugihara, a Japanese diplomat stationed in Lithuania in 1940 who risked the safety of his own family members and put his job on the line by issuing visas to as many as 10,000 Jews who were facing death at the hands of the Nazis
Summary
Looks at the Japanese diplomat who used his powers--against the orders of his own government--to assist thousands of Jews in escaping the Nazis in Lithuania
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1998
  • Beehive Children's Informational Book Award (Utah), 1999.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
129374
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mochizuki, Ken
Dewey number
940.53/18
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • AD610L
  • Decoding demand: 82 (very high)
  • Semantic demand: 88 (very high)
  • Syntactic demand: 94 (very high)
  • Structure demand: 86 (very high)
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
Interest level
MG
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 610
  • 610
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • -1
  • 12
Reading level
4.1
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lee, Dom
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sugihara, Chiune
  • Sugihara, Chiune
  • Sugihara, Chiune
  • Sugihara, Chiune
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
  • Jews rescue (1939-1945 : World War)
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Righteous Gentiles in the Holocaust
  • Diplomats
  • Diplomats
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Holocaust, 1933-1945
  • Diplomats
  • Righteous Gentiles in the Holocaust
  • Rettung
  • Judenvernichtung
  • Japan
  • Poland
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the Sugihara story
Label
Passage to freedom : the Sugihara story, written by Ken Mochizuki ; illustrated by Dom Lee ; afterword by Hiroki Sugihara
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
1487197
Dimensions
21 x 26 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781584301578
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
96035359
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781584301578
  • (OCoLC)35565958
Label
Passage to freedom : the Sugihara story, written by Ken Mochizuki ; illustrated by Dom Lee ; afterword by Hiroki Sugihara
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
1487197
Dimensions
21 x 26 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781584301578
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
96035359
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781584301578
  • (OCoLC)35565958

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