By the Hanukkah light

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Boyds Mills Press,
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1st ed.
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When Grandpa was a boy growing up in Europe, he celebrated Hanukkah in much the way children do today. He sang songs, played dreidel, and ate potato pancakes. Yet Hanukkah was very different.nbsp;His family could not share the joy of Hanukkah with the world. They were forced to observe the holiday behind locked doors and drawn curtains. In those days, a man came with soldiers to persecute thenbsp;Jews--just as a foreign king had done centuries earlier in Jerusalem. Sheldon Oberman's beautiful story explores the meaning of Hanukkah in a way that enlightens and inspires. Neil Waldman's radiant illustrations capture the message of joy and courage that is the Festival of Lights.
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Grouping Title by the hanukkah light
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subject_facet Grandfathers -- Juvenile fiction, Hanukkah -- Fiction, World War, 1939-1945 -- Jews -- Fiction
title_display By the Hanukkah light
title_full By the Hanukkah light / by Sheldon Oberman ; illustrated by Neil Waldman
title_short By the Hanukkah light
topic_facet Grandfathers, Hanukkah, Jews, World War, 1939-1945