The Resource Becoming Alice : a memoir, Alice Rene, (ebook)

Becoming Alice : a memoir, Alice Rene, (ebook)

Label
Becoming Alice : a memoir
Title
Becoming Alice
Title remainder
a memoir
Statement of responsibility
Alice Rene
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Six-year-old Ilse watches Nazi soldiers march down her street in Vienna, Austria. It is the beginning of an odyssey that will take her to Riga, Latvia, and finally to Portland, Oregon. Becoming Alice chronicles her Jewish family's harrowing escape and struggle as immigrants to fit into the American landscape. The added problems of growing up within a troubled family cloud her childhood and adolescence. Ilse changes her name to Alice. Not until she moves into a boarding house in Berkeley, surrounded by girls from a patchwork of cultures, does she make peace with her true identity. Becoming Alice brilliantly showcases Rene's triumph over adversity, identity crisis, and the sometimes debilitating power of family ties
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1932-
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Rene, Alice
Dewey number
920
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Rene, Alice
  • Jewish women
  • Jews, Austrian
  • Immigrants
  • Jews
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Electronic books
  • Vienna (Austria)
  • Rīga (Latvia)
  • Portland (Or.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Becoming Alice : a memoir, Alice Rene, (ebook)
Link
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Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780595615438
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12071557
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12071557
System control number
MWT12071557
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Becoming Alice : a memoir, Alice Rene, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780595615438
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12071557
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12071557
System control number
MWT12071557
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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