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Sendlerowa, Irena 1910-2008

Overview
Works: 37 works in 63 publications in 4 languages and 3,161 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Interviews  History  Drama 
Classifications: D804.66.S45, 940.5318092
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Life in a jar ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Catholic Polish woman rescued over 2,500 Jewish children from certain death during the Holocaust in Poland. Her heroic actions were never told until three students in Kansas were looking for information for a National History Day project. Their research led to the Life in a Jar Project, a play recounting the story of Irena Sendler, and her story became known to the world
Matka dzieci holocaustu : historia Ireny Sendlerowej by Anna Mieszkowska ( Book )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in Polish and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die Mutter der Holocaust-Kinder Irena Sendler und die geretteten Kinder aus dem Warschauer Ghetto by Anna Mieszkowska ( Book )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in German and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die Autorin erzählt auf Grundlage persönlicher Aufzeichnungen und Erinnerungen die Lebensgeschichte der jüdischen Polin Irena Sendler, die trotz ständig drohender Todesstrafe als Krankenschwester 2500 jüdische Kinder aus dem Warschauer Ghetto retten konnte und selbst den Holocaust überlebte
Irena Sendlerowa la mère des enfants de l' Holocauste by Anna Mieszkowska ( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Una cucharita de vida ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in Polish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the experiences of some of the Jewish children who were rescued from the Warsaw ghetto by Irena Sendler during World War II. Includes interviews with Sendler
The courageous heart of Irena Sendler how did one woman save 2500 children? ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
As a social worker, Irena had access to the Warsaw Ghetto, making it possible for her to rescue the daughter of a Jewish friend and safely hide the young girl with a Catholic family. Realizing that thousands of children were still in danger, Irena recruited sympathetic friends and co-workers to smuggle children out and place them in safe homes, farms and convents. At great personal risk, she devised extraordinary schemes to sneak the children by Nazi guards, bringing them out in ambulances, suitcases and even wheelbarrows
Janusc Korczak : the child's right to respect : Janusz Korczak's legacy lectures on today's challenges for children ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Dzieci Ireny Sendlerowej ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in Polish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Jolanta 1910-2008 Pseudonym
Krzyzanowska, Irena
Krzyzanowska, Irena, 1910-2008
Krzyżanowska, Irena 1910-2008 Wirklicher Name
Krzyżanowska, Irena Stanisława, 1910-2008
Sendler, Irena, 1910-2008
Sendler, Irena Stanisława 1910-2008
Sendlerowa, Irena
Sendlerowa, Irena, 1910-2008
Languages
English (37)
Polish (10)
German (3)
French (2)
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