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The Resource While Paris slept, Ruth Druart

While Paris slept, Ruth Druart

Label
While Paris slept
Title
While Paris slept
Statement of responsibility
Ruth Druart
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
  • A story told from alternating perspectives follows the experiences of a traumatized survivor of the Nazi occupation in France and a Jewish woman in wartime Paris who entrusts her most precious possession to a stranger
  • Santa Cruz, 1953. The scar on Jean-Luc's face is a small price to pay for surviving the horrors of Nazi occupation in France. Now he has a new life in California, a family. He never expected the past to come knocking on his door. Paris, 1944. A young Jewish woman is herded onto a train bound for Auschwitz. In an act of desperation she entrusts her most precious possession to a stranger. Their destinies intertwined, the choices each person makes will change the future in ways neither could have imagined. -- adapted from jacket
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10944486
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
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Druart, Ruth
Dewey number
823/.92
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6104.R83
LC item number
W45 2021
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Jewish women
  • Parent and child
  • Families
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • France
  • California
  • Families
  • Jewish women
  • Parent and child
  • France
  • Jewish women
  • Parent-child relationship
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • France
Label
While Paris slept, Ruth Druart
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
449 pages
Isbn
9781538735183
Lccn
2020933679
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1236455399
Label
While Paris slept, Ruth Druart
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
449 pages
Isbn
9781538735183
Lccn
2020933679
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1236455399

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