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The Resource The Zookeeper's wife : a war story, Diane Ackerman

The Zookeeper's wife : a war story, Diane Ackerman

Label
The Zookeeper's wife : a war story
Title
The Zookeeper's wife
Title remainder
a war story
Statement of responsibility
Diane Ackerman
Title variation
zookeepers wife
Title variation remainder
a war story
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Documents the true story of Warsaw Zoo keepers and resistance activists Jan and Antonina Zabinski, who in the aftermath of Germany's invasion of Poland saved the lives of hundreds of Jewish citizens by smuggling them into empty cages and their home villa
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2008.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2007.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2007.
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
195492
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ackerman, Diane
Dewey number
940.5318350943841
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • çZabiânski, Jan
  • çZabiânska, Antonina
  • Jews
  • Righteous Gentiles in the Holocaust
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Zoo keepers
  • Warsaw (Poland)
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a war story
Label
The Zookeeper's wife : a war story, Diane Ackerman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Book includes reading book guide [5 p.]
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [343]-349) and index
Dimensions
21cm.
Extent
368 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780393333060
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)227016807
Label
The Zookeeper's wife : a war story, Diane Ackerman
Publication
Note
Book includes reading book guide [5 p.]
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [343]-349) and index
Dimensions
21cm.
Extent
368 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780393333060
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)227016807

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