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The Resource Irena Sendler and the children of the Warsaw Ghetto, by Susan Goldman Rubin ; illustrated by Bill Farnsworth

Irena Sendler and the children of the Warsaw Ghetto, by Susan Goldman Rubin ; illustrated by Bill Farnsworth

Label
Irena Sendler and the children of the Warsaw Ghetto
Title
Irena Sendler and the children of the Warsaw Ghetto
Statement of responsibility
by Susan Goldman Rubin ; illustrated by Bill Farnsworth
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Using toolboxes, ambulances, and other ingenious measures, Irena Sendler defied the Nazis and risked her own life by saving and then hiding Jewish children. Her secret list of the children's real identities was kept safe, buried in two jars under a tree in war-torn Warsaw. An inspiring story of courage and compassion, this biography includes a list of resources, source notes, and an index
  • During World War II, Irena Sendler, a young Catholic social worker, smuggled nearly 400 Jewish children out of the Warsaw ghetto, risking her own life each time
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rubin, Susan Goldman
Dewey number
  • 940.53/18092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Interest level
MG
LC call number
D804.66.S46
LC item number
R83 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
5.9
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Farnsworth, Bill
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sendlerowa, Irena
  • Sendlerowa, Irena
  • Righteous Gentiles in the Holocaust
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
  • Jewish children in the Holocaust
  • Jews
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Righteous Gentiles in the Holocaust
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
  • Jewish children in the Holocaust
  • Jews
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Warsaw (Poland)
  • Warsaw (Poland)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Irena Sendler and the children of the Warsaw Ghetto, by Susan Goldman Rubin ; illustrated by Bill Farnsworth
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223097461181
  • 31223097461199
  • 31223097461223
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
40 p.
Isbn
9780823422517
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010023667
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • 642509837
  • (OCoLC)642509837
Label
Irena Sendler and the children of the Warsaw Ghetto, by Susan Goldman Rubin ; illustrated by Bill Farnsworth
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223097461181
  • 31223097461199
  • 31223097461223
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
40 p.
Isbn
9780823422517
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010023667
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • 642509837
  • (OCoLC)642509837

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