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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, l944, 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
Citation source
  • Book Links (A.L.A.), March 2004
  • Booklist, June 2003
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Amis, Nancy
Dewey number
940.53/161
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 4.7
  • 3-6
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Orphans
  • Survival
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The orphans of Normandy : a true story of World War II told through drawings by children, Nancy Amis
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Ages 8-12"--Dust jacket p. [2]
Control code
fol08638059
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
[48] p.
Isbn
9780689841439
Lccn
2002027816
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. map
System control number
(ICrlF)22550N
Label
The orphans of Normandy : a true story of World War II told through drawings by children, Nancy Amis
Publication
Note
"Ages 8-12"--Dust jacket p. [2]
Control code
fol08638059
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
[48] p.
Isbn
9780689841439
Lccn
2002027816
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. map
System control number
(ICrlF)22550N
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