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In the claws of the eagle

Author: Aubrey M Flegg
Publisher: Dublin : O'Brien Press, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The year is 1913. The portrait of Louise is now hanging in the home of a Jewish family, the Abrahams, in Vienna. Izaac Abrahams is showing early signs of the talent that will make him a famous violin virtuoso and often practises in front of the picture. After the Anschluss of 1939, Izaac is sent to the Theresienstadt concentration camp and then to Auschwitz. The portrait of Louise falls into the hands of Erich  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Fiction
Young adult works
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Aubrey M Flegg
ISBN: 9780862788278 0862788277
OCLC Number: 70399944
Description: 283 pages ; 22 cm.
Responsibility: Aubrey Flegg.

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Book 3: The Louise Trilogy Louise's portrait becomes part of a Nazi horde, while its previous owner, Izaac, is interned in Auschwitz. Can Louise reach out to save him? The gripping conclusion to this  Read more...

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'interesting and challenging ... avoids the usual stereotypes' -- Sunday Independent * The Sunday Independent * Robert Dunbars Top 30 Children's Books of the Year 'poignant and humane' -- The Irish Read more...

 
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