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The endless steppe : growing up in Siberia

Author: Esther Hautzig
Publisher: New York : HarperTrophy, [©1987]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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During World War II, when she was eleven years old, the author and her family were arrested in Poland by the Russians as political enemies and exiled to Siberia. She recounts here the trials of the following five years spent on the harsh Asian steppe.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
History
Juvenile works
War stories
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Esther Hautzig; Esther Hautzig; Esther Hautzig; Esther Rudomin Hautzig
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Esther Hautzig
ISBN: 0606033432 9780606033435 006440577X 9780064405775 006447027X 9780064470278 0833517546 9780833517548 9780613867122 0613867122 9780690263718 0690263716 9780690049190 0690049196
OCLC Number: 40853183
Notes: Autobiographical.
Originally published: New York : T.Y. Crowell Co., [1968].
Awards: Winner of Sydney Taylor Book Award (Children's Literature) 1968
Target Audience: 010 & up.
Description: 243 pages : portrait ; 18 cm
Responsibility: Esther Hautzig.

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This is the remarkable true story of a family during one of the bleakest periods in history, a story that "radiates optimism and the resilience of the human spirit" (Washington Post).  Read more...

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