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The Resource Irena's children : a true story of courage, by Tilar J. Mazzeo ; adapted by Mary Cronk Farrell

Irena's children : a true story of courage, by Tilar J. Mazzeo ; adapted by Mary Cronk Farrell

Label
Irena's children : a true story of courage
Title
Irena's children
Title remainder
a true story of courage
Statement of responsibility
by Tilar J. Mazzeo ; adapted by Mary Cronk Farrell
Creator
Contributor
Adapter
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A gripping account of Irena Sendler, who took staggering risks to save 2,500 children from death and deportation in Nazi-occupied Poland during World War II
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mazzeo, Tilar J
Dewey number
  • 940.53/18092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
D804.34
LC item number
.M39 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Farrell, Mary Cronk
  • Torok, Shana
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • 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
  • Warsaw (Poland)
  • Warsaw (Poland)
  • Poland
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Irena's children : a true story of courage, by Tilar J. Mazzeo ; adapted by Mary Cronk Farrell
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-257)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Prologue -- War -- Occupation -- Resistance -- Segregated and isolated -- Life in the ghetto -- Raising the stakes -- Expanding operations -- Rumors -- Deportation -- Selektions -- Time running out -- Crisis -- Toward the precipice -- The ghetto uprising -- Gestapo raid -- Pawiak Prison -- Execution -- Irena goes underground -- After the war
Control code
ocn936433341
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Young readers edition.
Extent
xiv, 257 pages
Isbn
9781481449939
Lccn
2016004169
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)936433341
Label
Irena's children : a true story of courage, by Tilar J. Mazzeo ; adapted by Mary Cronk Farrell
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-257)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Prologue -- War -- Occupation -- Resistance -- Segregated and isolated -- Life in the ghetto -- Raising the stakes -- Expanding operations -- Rumors -- Deportation -- Selektions -- Time running out -- Crisis -- Toward the precipice -- The ghetto uprising -- Gestapo raid -- Pawiak Prison -- Execution -- Irena goes underground -- After the war
Control code
ocn936433341
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Young readers edition.
Extent
xiv, 257 pages
Isbn
9781481449939
Lccn
2016004169
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)936433341

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