skip to content
Shadows of a childhood : a novel of war and friendship Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Shadows of a childhood : a novel of war and friendship

Author: Élisabeth Gille; Linda Coverdale
Publisher: New York : New Press, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
A Jewish girl in World War II whose parents are deported to a concentration camp is hidden in a convent school in France. The novel describes her friendship with the daughter of a resistance fighter whose family adopts her. After the war she becomes obsessed with war-crime trials, attending them frequently.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

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

Details

Genre/Form: Jewish fiction
War stories
Livres à clef
Romans à clef
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Élisabeth Gille; Linda Coverdale
ISBN: 1565843886 9781565843882
OCLC Number: 37269469
Description: 138 p. ; 22 cm.
Other Titles: Paysage de cendres.
Responsibility: Elisabeth Gille ; translated from the French by Linda Coverdale.
More information:

Abstract:

A Jewish girl in World War II whose parents are deported to a concentration camp is hidden in a convent school in France. The novel describes her friendship with the daughter of a resistance fighter whose family adopts her. After the war she becomes obsessed with war-crime trials, attending them frequently.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
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/37269469> # Shadows of a childhood : a novel of war and friendship
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    bgn:translationOfWork <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/37269469#CreativeWork/unidentifiedOriginalWork> ; # Paysage de cendres.
    library:oclcnum "37269469" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/982706> ; # Jewish children in the Holocaust
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/958838> ; # Holocaust survivors
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1758553> ; # France--Bordeaux (Aquitaine)
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/935174> ; # Friendship
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/843.914/e21/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/677127#Place/bordeaux_aquitaine_france> ; # Bordeaux (Aquitaine, France)
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/38601070> ; # Linda Coverdale
    schema:copyrightYear "1998" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/114600752> ; # Élisabeth Gille
    schema:datePublished "1998" ;
    schema:description "A Jewish girl in World War II whose parents are deported to a concentration camp is hidden in a convent school in France. The novel describes her friendship with the daughter of a resistance fighter whose family adopts her. After the war she becomes obsessed with war-crime trials, attending them frequently."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/677127> ; # Paysage de cendres.
    schema:genre "Romans à clef"@en ;
    schema:genre "Romans à clef"@en ;
    schema:genre "War stories"@en ;
    schema:genre "Livres à clef"@en ;
    schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "Jewish fiction"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Shadows of a childhood : a novel of war and friendship"@en ;
    schema:numberOfPages "138" ;
    schema:productID "37269469" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/37269469#PublicationEvent/new_york_new_press_c1998> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/677127#Agent/new_press> ; # New Press
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781565843882> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/37269469> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/677127#Place/bordeaux_aquitaine_france> # Bordeaux (Aquitaine, France)
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Bordeaux (Aquitaine, France)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1758553> # France--Bordeaux (Aquitaine)
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "France--Bordeaux (Aquitaine)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/935174> # Friendship
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Friendship"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/958838> # Holocaust survivors
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Holocaust survivors"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/982706> # Jewish children in the Holocaust
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Jewish children in the Holocaust"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/114600752> # Élisabeth Gille
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1937" ;
    schema:deathDate "1996" ;
    schema:familyName "Gille" ;
    schema:givenName "Élisabeth" ;
    schema:name "Élisabeth Gille" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/38601070> # Linda Coverdale
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Coverdale" ;
    schema:givenName "Linda" ;
    schema:name "Linda Coverdale" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/677127> # Paysage de cendres.
    schema:name "Paysage de cendres." ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781565843882>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1565843886" ;
    schema:isbn "9781565843882" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/37269469#CreativeWork/unidentifiedOriginalWork> # Paysage de cendres.
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    schema:inLanguage "fr" ;
    schema:name "Paysage de cendres." ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

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