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The Resource The zookeeper's wife : a war story [large print]/, Diane Ackerman

The zookeeper's wife : a war story [large print]/, Diane Ackerman

Label
The zookeeper's wife : a war story [large print]/
Title
The zookeeper's wife
Title remainder
a war story [large print]/
Statement of responsibility
Diane Ackerman
Title variation
zookeepers wife
Title variation remainder
a war story
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
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
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ackerman, Diane
Dewey number
940.53/18350943841
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS134.64
LC item number
.A25 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print biography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • çZabiânski, Jan
  • çZabiânska, Antonina
  • Jews
  • Righteous Gentiles in the Holocaust
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Zoo keepers
  • Large type books
  • Warsaw (Poland)
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a war story
Label
The zookeeper's wife : a war story [large print]/, Diane Ackerman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published by Norton in 2007
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 477-485)
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
487 p. (large print), [8] p. of plates
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410403490
Isbn Type
(lg. print : hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007037345
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o171049914
  • (OCoLC)171049914
Label
The zookeeper's wife : a war story [large print]/, Diane Ackerman
Publication
Note
Originally published by Norton in 2007
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 477-485)
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
487 p. (large print), [8] p. of plates
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410403490
Isbn Type
(lg. print : hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007037345
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o171049914
  • (OCoLC)171049914

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