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The Resource Upon the Head of the Goat, Aranka Siegal, (electronic resource)

Upon the Head of the Goat, Aranka Siegal, (electronic resource)

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Upon the Head of the Goat
Title
Upon the Head of the Goat
Statement of responsibility
Aranka Siegal
Creator
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The classic true story of one child's experiences during the holocaust. Nine-year-old Piri describes the bewilderment of being a Jewish child during the 1939-1944 German occupation of her hometown (then in Hungary and now in the Ukraine) and relates the ordeal of trying to survive in the ghetto. Upon the Head of the Goat is the winner of the 1982 Boston Globe - Horn Book Award for Nonfiction and a 1982 Newbery Honor Book. "This is a book that should be read by all those interested in the Holocaust and what it did to young and old." — Isaac Bashevis Singer
Summary
Nine-year-old Piri describes the bewilderment of being a Jewish child during the 1939-1944 German occupation of her hometown (then in Hungary and now in Ukraine) and relates the ordeal of trying to survive in the ghetto
Award
Boston Globe-Horn Book Award for Nonfiction, 1982.
Biography type
autobiography
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194981
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
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1930-
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Siegal, Aranka
Dewey number
  • 947.718
  • 920
Index
no index present
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830
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 7
  • 9
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Overdrive Inc
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True
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  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Religion & Spirituality
  • Young Adult Nonfiction
Target audience
adolescent
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a childhood in Hungary, 1939-1944
Label
Upon the Head of the Goat, Aranka Siegal, (electronic resource)
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Publication
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781466832589
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65a9ea8e-eca7-4ed7-9ce6-ad7712fd6dd7
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unknown sound
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  • other
  • remote
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  • Adobe EPUB eBook
  • Kindle Book
  • OverDrive Read
Label
Upon the Head of the Goat, Aranka Siegal, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Dimensions
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781466832589
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
65a9ea8e-eca7-4ed7-9ce6-ad7712fd6dd7
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System details
  • Adobe EPUB eBook
  • Kindle Book
  • OverDrive Read

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