The Resource The Good Doctor of Warsaw, Elisabeth Gifford., (ebook)

The Good Doctor of Warsaw, Elisabeth Gifford., (ebook)

Label
The Good Doctor of Warsaw
Title
The Good Doctor of Warsaw
Statement of responsibility
Elisabeth Gifford.
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"You do not leave a sick child alone to face the dark and you do not leave a child at a time like this." Deeply in love and about to marry, students Misha and Sophia flee a Warsaw under Nazi occupation for a chance at freedom. Forced to return to the Warsaw ghetto, they help Misha's mentor, Dr. Janusz Korczak, care for the two hundred children in his orphanage. As Korczak struggles to uphold the rights of even the smallest child in the face of unimaginable conditions, he becomes a beacon of hope for the thousands who live behind the walls. As the noose tightens around the ghetto Misha and Sophia are torn from one another, forcing them to face their worst fears alone. They can only hope to find each other again one day... Meanwhile, refusing to leave the children unprotected, Korczak must confront a terrible darkness. Half a million people lived in the Warsaw ghetto. Less than one percent survived to tell their story. This novel is based on the true accounts of Misha and Sophia, and on the life of one of Poland's greatest men, Dr. Janusz Korczak
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Gifford, Elisabeth
Dewey number
823.92
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Korczak, Janusz
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
  • Orphanages
  • Electronic books
  • Getto warszawskie (Warsaw, Poland)
  • Poland
Target audience
adult
Label
The Good Doctor of Warsaw, Elisabeth Gifford., (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
9781786492470
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12311391
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12311391
System control number
MWT12311391
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
The Good Doctor of Warsaw, Elisabeth Gifford., (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
9781786492470
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12311391
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12311391
System control number
MWT12311391
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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