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Upon the head of the goat : a childhood in Hungary, 1939-1944 / Aranka Siegal.

Siegal, Aranka. (Author).

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  • ISBN: 0347480796(pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 213 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Farrar Straus Giroux, 1981.

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Summary, etc.: Nine-year-old Piri describes the bewilderment of being a Jewish child during the 1939-1944 German occupation of her hometown (then in Hungary and now in the Ukraine) and relates the ordeal of trying to survive in the ghetto.
Target Audience Note: 830 Lexile.
Subject: Siegal, Aranka > Childhood and youth > Juvenile literature.
Newbery honor book.
Jews > Ukraine > Berehove > Social life and customs > Juvenile literature.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) > Ukraine > Berehove > Personal narratives > Juvenile literature.
Berehove (Ukraine) > Juvenile literature.

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