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Irena's children : the extraordinary story of the woman who saved 2,500 children from the Warsaw ghetto / Tilar J. Mazzeo.

Mazzeo, Tilar J., (author.).

Available copies

  • 16 of 22 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

1 current hold with 22 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library 921 SEN (Text) 33187004128357 Nonfiction Checked out 10/07/2017
Greenwood PL - Greenwood 940.5318 MAZ (Text) 36626103769634 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Hagerstown Jefferson Twp PL - Hagerstown 940.5318 MAZZ (Text) 39213000787105 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library B SENDLER, IRENA (Text) 37500004280794 Biographies Available -
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch 940.5318 MAZ (Text) 39391006771024 Nonfiction Available -
LaGrange Co PL - LaGrange Main Library 940.5318 MAZ (Text) 30477100978836 Adult: Nonfiction Checked out 10/02/2017
Ladoga Clark Twp PL - Ladoga 940.53 MAZ (Text) 34545000305924 Adult Available -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon 940.5318 MAZ (Text) 34330512961591 Adult - Non-Fiction Available -
Melton PL - Melton 921 SEN (Text) 79591000088680 Adult-Nonfiction Available -
Monon Town and Twp PL - Monon 921 SENDLERO (Text) 36825000849057 Non-Fiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781476778501
  • ISBN: 1476778507
  • ISBN: 9781476778518
  • Physical Description: xiii, 317 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Gallery Books hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Gallery Books, 2016.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-317).
Formatted Contents Note: Becoming Irena Sendler -- Dr. Radlińska's girls -- Those walls of shame -- The youth circle -- Calling Dr. Korczak -- Ghetto juggernaut -- Road to Treblinka -- The Good Fairy of the Umschlagplatz -- The last mile -- Agents of the resistance -- Żegota -- Toward the precipice -- Ala rising -- Aleja Szucha -- Irena's execution -- Warsaw fighting -- How the stories ended -- Coda: the disappearing story of Irena Sendler, 1946-2008.
Summary, etc.: The "extraordinary and gripping account of Irena Sendler--the "female Oskar Schindler"--who took staggering risks to save 2,500 children from death and deportation in Nazi-occupied Poland during World War II"--Dust jacket.
Subject: Sendlerowa, Irena, 1910-2008.
Righteous Gentiles in the Holocaust > Poland > Biography.
World War, 1939-1945 > Jews > Rescue > Poland.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) > Poland.
Warsaw (Poland) > History > Warsaw Ghetto Uprising, 1943.
Poland > History > Occupation, 1939-1945.

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