skip to content
Irena Sendler and the children of the Warsaw Ghetto Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Irena Sendler and the children of the Warsaw Ghetto

Author: Susan Goldman Rubin; Bill Farnsworth
Publisher: New York : Holiday House, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Using toolboxes, ambulances, and other ingenious measures, Irena Sendler defied the Nazis and risked her own life by saving and then hiding Jewish children. Her secret list of the children's real identities was kept safe, buried in two jars under a tree in war-torn Warsaw. An inspiring story of courage and compassion, this biography includes a list of resources, source notes, and an index.
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: Kinderbuch
Biography
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Irena Sendlerowa; Irena Sendlerowa; Irena Sendlerowa; Irena Sendlerowa; Irena Sendlerowa
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Susan Goldman Rubin; Bill Farnsworth
ISBN: 9780823422517 0823422518
OCLC Number: 642509837
Awards: Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young people, 2012.
Target Audience: 930
Description: 40 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Responsibility: by Susan Goldman Rubin ; illustrated by Bill Farnsworth.

Abstract:

Using toolboxes, ambulances, and other ingenious measures, Irena Sendler defied the Nazis and risked her own life by saving and then hiding Jewish children. Her secret list of the children's real identities was kept safe, buried in two jars under a tree in war-torn Warsaw. An inspiring story of courage and compassion, this biography includes a list of resources, source notes, and an index.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews

WorldCat User Reviews (1)

Inspiring story recommended for grades 5-10.

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2011-04-13) Very Good Permalink

Irena Sendler was a hero of the holocaust although she did not...
Read more...  Read more...

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

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(33)

User lists with this item (4)

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


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/642509837>
library:oclcnum"642509837"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85061520>
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)--Poland."@en
schema:name"Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)--Poland"@en
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:audience
schema:awards"Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young people, 2012."
schema:bookEdition"1st ed."
schema:contentRating"930"
schema:contributor
schema:copyrightYear"2011"
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"2011"
schema:description"Using toolboxes, ambulances, and other ingenious measures, Irena Sendler defied the Nazis and risked her own life by saving and then hiding Jewish children. Her secret list of the children's real identities was kept safe, buried in two jars under a tree in war-torn Warsaw. An inspiring story of courage and compassion, this biography includes a list of resources, source notes, and an index."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/503456540>
schema:genre"Kinderbuch"@en
schema:genre"History"@en
schema:genre"Biography"@en
schema:genre"Juvenile works"@en
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"Irena Sendler and the children of the Warsaw Ghetto"@en
schema:publication
schema:publisher
schema:workExample
umbel:isLike<http://d-nb.info/1019847859>
wdrs:describedby

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

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