The Orphans of Normandy

The Orphans of Normandy

A True Story of World War II Told Through Drawings by Children

Book - 2003
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Tells the story, through their own drawings and words, of 100 young schoolgirls, many of them orphans, and their teachers, who managed to escape the chaos of the Allied invasion of Normandy on June 6, l944, by taking shelter in an iron mine for thirty-eight days and, after being forced out by the Germans, walking for twenty-nine days to reach safety behind Allied lines
Publisher: New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, c2003
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780689841439
Branch Call Number: 940.53161 Am57o 2003 CHILD
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : ill. (some col.) ; 24 x 29 cm


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