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The Resource The orphans of Normandy : a true story of World War II told through drawings by children, Nancy Amis

The orphans of Normandy : a true story of World War II told through drawings by children, Nancy Amis

Label
The orphans of Normandy : a true story of World War II told through drawings by children
Title
The orphans of Normandy
Title remainder
a true story of World War II told through drawings by children
Statement of responsibility
Nancy Amis
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Relates how 100 young schoolgirls, many of them orphans, and their teachers managed to escape the chaos of the Allied invasion of Normandy on June 6, 1944, by taking shelter in an iron mine for thirty-eight days and, after being forced out by the Germans, walking for twenty-nine days to reach safety behind Allied lines
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Amis, Nancy
Dewey number
940.53/161
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Interest level
MG
LC call number
D810.C4
LC item number
A445 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Reading level
4.5
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Orphans
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Normandy (France)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Orphans
  • Survival
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The orphans of Normandy : a true story of World War II told through drawings by children, Nancy Amis
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780689841439
Lccn
2002027816
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
FRL IB ML MS MOR NCO SOR SUG UC
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color map
System control number
  • BK0004055483
  • 959151
Label
The orphans of Normandy : a true story of World War II told through drawings by children, Nancy Amis
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780689841439
Lccn
2002027816
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
FRL IB ML MS MOR NCO SOR SUG UC
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color map
System control number
  • BK0004055483
  • 959151

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