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A well-read woman : the life, loves, and legacy of Ruth Rappaport / Kate Stewart.

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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Jefferson Co PL - Hanover Branch 921 RAPP (Text) 39391100328523 Nonfiction Available -
Montezuma PL - Montezuma 921 RAPP (Text) 36754000316448 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Tyson Library - Versailles 921 RAP (Text) 31070500606823 Adult Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781503904156
  • ISBN: 1503904156
  • Physical Description: xv, 382 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Little A, 2019.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages [321]-371) and index.
Summary, etc.:
Books were the one constant in a life full of trauma and turmoil, and she always turned to them for reassurance, renewal, and solace when she had no one and nothing else...Above all, this book is a tribute to a teenage girl who understood the power of forbidden books: that by reading them she would find a way to liberate herself. She devoted the rest of her long life to liberating them for the readers of the world. That includes you.
Subject: Rappaport, Ruth, 1923-2010.
Library of Congress. Subject Cataloging Division.
Librarians > Biography.
Books and reading > History.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
Jews > Palestine > History > 20th century.
Zionism > Palestine > History.
Leipzig (Germany)

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