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Author: Anne Michaels
Publisher: New York : A.A. Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 1998, ©1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A tale of Holocaust survival whose protagonist is Jakob Beer, a Jewish boy in Poland. He is saved from death by a Greek scientist who takes him home to his island, where Beer develops an interest in archeology. He describes the way the Nazis manipulated archeology to prove the superiority of the Aryan race. A first novel.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
War stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anne Michaels
ISBN: 067945439X 9780679454397
OCLC Number: 39277371
Awards: Winner of Orange Youth Panel Prize 2010
Winner of Orange Prize for Fiction 1997
Description: 294 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Anne Michaels.

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A tale of Holocaust survival whose protagonist is Jakob Beer, a Jewish boy in Poland. He is saved from death by a Greek scientist who takes him home to his island, where Beer develops an interest in archeology. He describes the way the Nazis manipulated archeology to prove the superiority of the Aryan race. A first novel.

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