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The Resource Violins of hope : violins of the Holocaust, instruments of hope and liberation in mankind's darkest hour, James A. Grymes

Violins of hope : violins of the Holocaust, instruments of hope and liberation in mankind's darkest hour, James A. Grymes

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Violins of hope : violins of the Holocaust, instruments of hope and liberation in mankind's darkest hour
Title
Violins of hope
Title remainder
violins of the Holocaust, instruments of hope and liberation in mankind's darkest hour
Statement of responsibility
James A. Grymes
Title variation
Violins of hope
Title variation remainder
violins of the Holocaust, instruments of hope and liberation in mankinds darkest hour
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Author
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A stirring testament to the strength of the human spirit and the power of music, Violins of Hope tells the remarkable stories of violins owned by Jewish musicians during the Holocaust (some surviving when their owners did not) through the work of internationally-recognized Israeli violin maker Amnon Weinstein, who has spent two decades bringing these neglected, severely damaged instruments back to life"--
Summary
"A stirring testament to the strength of the human spirit and the power of music, Violins of Hope tells the remarkable stories of violins owned by Jewish musicians during the Holocaust (some surviving when their owners did not) through the work of internationally-recognized Israeli violin maker Amnon Weinstein, who has spent two decades bringing these neglected, severely damaged instruments back to life"--Provided by publisher
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Writing style
Award
National Jewish Book Award, 2014.
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Provided by publisher
Biography type
collective biography
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10351271
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DLC
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Grymes, James A
Dewey number
  • 787.2092/392404
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Violinists
  • Jewish musicians
  • Holocaust victims
  • Musical instruments
  • HISTORY / Holocaust
  • HISTORY / Jewish
  • HISTORY / Modern / 20th Century
  • Holocaust victims
  • Jewish musicians
  • Musical instruments
  • Violinists
  • Europe
Target audience
adult
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violins of the Holocaust, instruments of hope and liberation in mankind's darkest hour
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Violins of hope : violins of the Holocaust, instruments of hope and liberation in mankind's darkest hour, James A. Grymes
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-308) and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: Amnon's Violins -- The Wagner Violin -- Erich Weininger's Violin -- ·The Auschwitz Violin -- Ole Bull's Violin -- Feivel Wininger's Violin -- Motele Schlein's Violin -- Epilogue: Shimon Krongold's Violin -- Acknowledgments -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
ocn861210110
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
FIRST EDITION
Extent
319 pages
Isbn
9780062246837
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2013050151
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)861210110
Label
Violins of hope : violins of the Holocaust, instruments of hope and liberation in mankind's darkest hour, James A. Grymes
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-308) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: Amnon's Violins -- The Wagner Violin -- Erich Weininger's Violin -- ·The Auschwitz Violin -- Ole Bull's Violin -- Feivel Wininger's Violin -- Motele Schlein's Violin -- Epilogue: Shimon Krongold's Violin -- Acknowledgments -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
ocn861210110
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
FIRST EDITION
Extent
319 pages
Isbn
9780062246837
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2013050151
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)861210110

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