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The Resource The Zookeeper's Wife, Diane Ackerman

The Zookeeper's Wife, Diane Ackerman

Label
The Zookeeper's Wife
Title
The Zookeeper's Wife
Statement of responsibility
Diane Ackerman
Title variation
zookeepers wife
Title variation remainder
a war story
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Documents the true story of Warsaw Zoo keepers and resistance activists Jan and Antonina Zabinski, who in the aftermath of Germany's invasion of Poland saved the lives of hundreds of Jewish citizens by smuggling them into empty cages and their home villa
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2008.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2007.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2007.
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
195492
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ackerman, Diane
Dewey number
940.5318
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Zabinski, Jan
  • Zabinski, Antonina
  • Righteous Gentiles in the Holocaust
  • Zoo keepers
  • Warsaw (Poland)
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a war story
Label
The Zookeeper's Wife, Diane Ackerman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [343]-349) and index
Control code
000043380164
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
368 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781905847464
Label
The Zookeeper's Wife, Diane Ackerman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [343]-349) and index
Control code
000043380164
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
368 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781905847464

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