The night crossing

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It's hard to leave your home and friends, but the Nazis have invaded Clara's native Austria, and her Jewish family is no longer safe. Clara and her family take only what they can carry and travel by night to the Swiss border, where they hope to escape to freedom. Soldiers are everywhere, adn it is Clara's heroism that carries the family across teh border, thier lives adn few precious posessions intact.  
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full_title night crossing
author ackerman karen
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display_description In 1938, having begun to feel the persecution that all Jews are experiencing in their Austrian city, Clara and her family escape over the mountains into Switzerland.
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publishDate 1994
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subject_facet Austria -- Juvenile fiction, Austria -- Stories, Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Juvenile fiction, Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Stories, Jews -- Austria -- Fiction, Jews -- Austria -- Stories
title_display The night crossing
title_full The night crossing / by Karen Ackerman ; illustrated by Elizabeth Sayles
title_short The night crossing
topic_facet Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945), Jews, Stories