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Sendlerowa, Irena 1910-2008

Overview
Works: 40 works in 90 publications in 6 languages and 4,549 library holdings
Genres: History  Drama  Television adaptations  Made-for-TV movies  Biographical television programs  War television programs  Biography  Film adaptations  Interviews 
Classifications: PN1992.4.S46, 791.4572
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Irena Sendlerowa
Life in a jar( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 25 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 )

1 edition published in 2007 in German and held by 10 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 5 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( 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
Janusz Korczak : the child's right to respect : Janusz Korczak's legacy : lectures on today's challenges for children by Janusz Korczak( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Janusz Korczak, whose original name was Henryk Goldszmit, is seen as the father of the idea that children also have rights - human rights. His thinking had an impact on the drafting of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child and continues to influence the child-friendly programs of the Council of Europe. Korczak's message was about respect for children, respect for their inherent value as human beings but also for their capacity and competence. His essay "The Child's Right to Respect" in which he analyzes the role of adults and the place of children in society, is published in this volume.--Publisher's description
Dzieci Ireny Sendlerowej by Anna Mieszkowska( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in Polish and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Janusz Korczak : the child's right to respect : Janusz Korczak's legacy : lectures on today's challenges for children
Alternative Names
Irena Sendler infermiera polacca

Irena Sendler Polish resistance fighter

Irena Sendler polnische Krankenschwester, die die Kinder-Sektion des Rats für die Unterstützung der Juden (Żegota) organisierte

Irena Sendler Pools maatschappelijk werkster (1910-2008)

Irēna Sendlere

Irena Sendlerova

Irena Sendlerowa résistante et militante polonaise

Irene Sendler

Jolanta 1910-2008

Krzyzanowska, Irena

Krzyżanowska, Irena 1910-2008

Krzyżanowska, Irena Stanisława 1910-2008

Sendler, Irena 1910-2008

Sendler, Irena Stanisława 1910-2008

Sendlerowa, Irena

Sendlerowa, Irena 1910-2008

Ιρένα Σέντλερ

Ирена Сендлер

Ирена Сендлерова

Ірена Сендлерова

Իրենա Սենդլեր

אירנה סנדלר

אירענא סענדלער

סאנדלער, אירנה 1910-2008

סנדלר, אירנה 1910-2008

ایرنا سندلروا

ਆਈਰੇਨਾ ਸੈਂਡਲਰ

ირენა სენდლერი

イレーナ・センドラー

伊雷娜·森德勒

Languages
English (52)

Polish (13)

German (2)

French (2)

Hebrew (2)

Spanish (1)

Covers
Irena's jars of secretsLife in a jar : the Irena Sendler ProjectIrena Sendler : mother of the children of the Holocaust