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Author Amis, Nancy.

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

Edition First edition.
Publication Info. New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, [2003]
©2003
Location Call No. Status
 Naper Blvd. Juvenile Nonfiction  J 940.531 AMI    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations (some color) ; 24 x 29 cm
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.
Study Program Accelerated Reader MG 4.5 0.5 70872
Note Accelerated Reader MG 4.5 0.5 70872
Subject World War, 1939-1945 -- Children -- France -- Normandy -- Juvenile literature.
Orphans -- France -- Normandy -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- France -- Normandy -- Juvenile literature.
Normandy (France) -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 0689841434
1413122116 (bwi)
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