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The book of Aron
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Published:
New York : Alfred. A. Knopf, 2015.
Format:
Book
Edition:
First edition.
Physical Desc:
259 pages ; 20 cm
Status:
Edgewater Library - Adult Fiction
FICTION (S)
Severna Park Library - Adult Fiction
FICTION (S)
Description

"Aron, [a child living in World War II Poland], is an engaging if peculiar and unhappy young boy whose family is driven by the German onslaught from the Polish countryside into Warsaw and slowly battered by deprivation, disease, and persecution ... When his family is finally stripped away from him, Aron is rescued by Janusz Korczak, a doctor renowned throughout prewar Europe as an advocate of childrens' rights who, once the Nazis swept in, was put in charge of the Warsaw orphanage. Treblinka awaits them all, but does Aron manage to escape--as his mentor suspected he could--to spread word about the atrocities?"--Amazon.com.

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Language:
English
ISBN:
9781101874318 (hdc.) :, 1101874317 (hardcover), 9781101872741 (trade pbk.), 1101872748 (trade pbk.)

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Includes bibliographical references.
Description
"Aron, [a child living in World War II Poland], is an engaging if peculiar and unhappy young boy whose family is driven by the German onslaught from the Polish countryside into Warsaw and slowly battered by deprivation, disease, and persecution ... When his family is finally stripped away from him, Aron is rescued by Janusz Korczak, a doctor renowned throughout prewar Europe as an advocate of childrens' rights who, once the Nazis swept in, was put in charge of the Warsaw orphanage. Treblinka awaits them all, but does Aron manage to escape--as his mentor suspected he could--to spread word about the atrocities?"--Amazon.com.
Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Shepard, J. (2015). The book of Aron. First edition. New York: Alfred. A. Knopf.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Shepard, Jim. 2015. The Book of Aron. New York: Alfred. A. Knopf.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Shepard, Jim, The Book of Aron. New York: Alfred. A. Knopf, 2015.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Shepard, Jim. The Book of Aron. First edition. New York: Alfred. A. Knopf, 2015. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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