Record Details

Catalog Search

Alia Muhammad Baker : saving a library from war / by Lindsay Bacher.

Bacher, Lindsay. (Author).

Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Barton Rees Pogue Mem. PL - Upland J 956.7 HB (Text) 76277000036196 Juvenile NonFiction Available -
LaGrange Co PL - LaGrange Main Library j020 BAC (Text) 30477100949266 Children: Nonfiction Available -
Westfield Washington PL - Westfield jB Baker (Text) 78292000362678 Children's Biography Book Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781634074711
  • Physical Description: 24 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: [Mankato, MN] : [Child's World], [2016].

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
The war begins -- Basra invasion -- Saving the books -- Baker the hero.
Summary, etc.:
Through narrative nonfiction, readers learn the story of Alia Muhammad Baker, a librarian who preserved Iraq's history by saving thousands of books from being destroyed during the Iraq War.
Target Audience Note:
780 Lexile.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 24) and index.
Subject: Baker, Alia Muhammad > Juvenile literature.
Librarians > Iraq > Baṣrah > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Libraries > Iraq > Baṣrah > Juvenile literature.
Iraq War, 2003-2011 > Destruction and pillage > Juvenile literature.

Additional Resources