skip to content
For the duration Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

For the duration

Author: Tomie DePaola
Publisher: New York, NY : G.P. Putnam's Sons, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Elementary and junior high school : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
From gas rationing to air-raid drills, as long as the war lasts, life is going to be different for Tomie. And sometimes different is hard. Fortunately, Tomie still has school, his family, and the things he's good at to carry him through.
Rating:

based on 1 rating(s) 1 with a review

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Proofs (Printing)
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Biography
Named Person: Tomie DePaola; Tomie DePaola; Tomie DePaola; Tomie DePaola
Material Type: Biography, Elementary and junior high school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tomie DePaola
ISBN: 9780399252099 0399252096
OCLC Number: 237402338
Awards: A Junior Library Guild selection
Description: 99 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Responsibility: written and illustrated by Tomie dePaola.
More information:

Abstract:

From gas rationing to air-raid drills, as long as the war lasts, life is going to be different for Tomie. And sometimes different is hard. Fortunately, Tomie still has school, his family, and the things he's good at to carry him through.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews

WorldCat User Reviews (1)

Useful source book for units on World War II

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2009-11-18) Very Good Permalink

 This autobiographical work continues author-illustrator Tomie DePaola through his childhood experiences in World War II.  It begins with a diary note from Tomie telling that his cousin Blackie was killed in the War.  This book is full of information about rationing, air-raid drills...
Read more...  Read more...

  • Was this review helpful to you?
  •   
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/237402338> # For the duration
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "237402338" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2864425031#Place/new_york_ny> ; # New York, NY
   rdfs:comment "Unknown 'gen' value: ejh" ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2864425031#Person/depaola_tomie_1934> ; # Tomie DePaola
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1205688> ; # Connecticut
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1353235> ; # Homes
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2864425031#Topic/authors_american_20th_century> ; # Authors, American--20th century
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1180924> ; # World War (1939-1945)
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/821764> ; # Authors, American
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/967426> ; # Illustrators
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/813.54/e22/> ;
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/46759613> ; # Tomie DePaola
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1213400> ; # Connecticut--Meriden
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2864425031#Topic/illustrators_united_states> ; # Illustrators--United States
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2864425031#Topic/world_war_1939_1945_connecticut> ; # World War, 1939-1945--Connecticut
   schema:awards "A Junior Library Guild selection" ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:copyrightYear "2009" ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/46759613> ; # Tomie DePaola
   schema:datePublished "2009" ;
   schema:description "From gas rationing to air-raid drills, as long as the war lasts, life is going to be different for Tomie. And sometimes different is hard. Fortunately, Tomie still has school, his family, and the things he's good at to carry him through."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/2864425031> ;
   schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
   schema:genre "Juvenile works"@en ;
   schema:genre "Proofs (Printing)"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2864425031#Series/26_fairmount_avenue_book> ; # 26 Fairmount Avenue book.
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2864425031#Series/a_26_fairmount_avenue_book_the_war_years> ; # A 26 Fairmount Avenue book. The war years ;
   schema:name "For the duration"@en ;
   schema:productID "237402338" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/237402338#PublicationEvent/new_york_ny_g_p_putnam_s_sons_2009> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2864425031#Agent/g_p_putnam_s_sons> ; # G.P. Putnam's Sons
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780399252099> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/237402338> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2864425031#Agent/g_p_putnam_s_sons> # G.P. Putnam's Sons
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "G.P. Putnam's Sons" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2864425031#Person/depaola_tomie_1934> # Tomie DePaola
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1934" ;
   schema:familyName "DePaola" ;
   schema:givenName "Tomie" ;
   schema:name "Tomie DePaola" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2864425031#Series/a_26_fairmount_avenue_book_the_war_years> # A 26 Fairmount Avenue book. The war years ;
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/237402338> ; # For the duration
   schema:name "A 26 Fairmount Avenue book. The war years ;" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1180924> # World War (1939-1945)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
   schema:name "World War (1939-1945)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "United States" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1205688> # Connecticut
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Connecticut" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1213400> # Connecticut--Meriden
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Connecticut--Meriden" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1353235> # Homes
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Homes"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/821764> # Authors, American
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Authors, American"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/967426> # Illustrators
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Illustrators"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/46759613> # Tomie DePaola
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1934" ;
   schema:familyName "DePaola" ;
   schema:givenName "Tomie" ;
   schema:name "Tomie DePaola" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780399252099>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0399252096" ;
   schema:isbn "9780399252099" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.