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The zookeeper's wife : a war story / Diane Ackerman.

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Greenwood PL - Greenwood 940.53 ACK (Text) 36626103835229 Adult Nonfiction Checked out 01/05/2018

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  • ISBN: 9780393333060
  • ISBN: 039333306X
  • Physical Description: 368 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Company, 2008.
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General Note: Reprint. Originally published: c2007.
"Featuring a reading group guide"--Spine.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages [343]-349) and index.
Summary, etc.: 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.
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.
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