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Shadows of a childhood : a novel of war and friendship

Author: Élisabeth Gille; Linda Coverdale
Publisher: New York : New Press, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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.
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Genre/Form: Jewish fiction
War stories
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 pages ; 22 cm
Other Titles: Paysage de cendres.
Responsibility: Elisabeth Gille ; translated from the French by Linda Coverdale.

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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.

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