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Author Ackerman, Diane, 1948-

Title The zookeeper's wife [Axis 360 electronic resource] : a war story / Diane Ackerman.

Imprint New York : W.W. Norton, 2008, c2007.
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Description 1 online resource (368 p.) : ill.
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR UG 9.3 16 159168
Note Reprint. Originally published: c2007.
"Featuring a reading group guide."
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.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [343]-349) and index.
Subject Righteous Gentiles in the Holocaust -- Poland -- Warsaw.
Zoo keepers -- Poland -- Warsaw.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945).
World War, 1939-1945 -- Jews -- Rescue.
Warsaw (Poland) -- Ethnic relations.
Żabiński, Jan, 1897-1974.
Żabińska, Antonina.
Other Form: Print version: Ackerman, Diane, 1948- Zookeeper's wife New York : W.W. Norton, 2008, c2007 9780393333060 (NjBwBT)bl2008025275 (OCoLC)227016807
ISBN 9780393354263 :
0393354261 :
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