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The Resource A year of borrowed men, by Michelle Barker ; illustrated by Renné Benoit

A year of borrowed men, by Michelle Barker ; illustrated by Renné Benoit

Label
A year of borrowed men
Title
A year of borrowed men
Statement of responsibility
by Michelle Barker ; illustrated by Renné Benoit
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When World War II "borrows" most of the men in Germany, 6-year old Gerda's family is allowed to borrow 3 French prisoners of war to help run their farm. They are supposed to treat them as enemies, but the family finds ways to show kindness and friendship. Based on the early childhood memories of the author's mother
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Barker, Michelle
Dewey number
jC813/.6
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS8603 A73557 Y43 2015
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Benoit, Renné
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Prisoners of war
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Prisoners of war
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • Prisoners
  • Prisoners of war
  • France
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A year of borrowed men, by Michelle Barker ; illustrated by Renné Benoit
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn907096180
Dimensions
24 x 27 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
40 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9781927485835
Isbn Type
(bound)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)907096180
  • (Sirsi) a1925460
Label
A year of borrowed men, by Michelle Barker ; illustrated by Renné Benoit
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn907096180
Dimensions
24 x 27 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
40 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9781927485835
Isbn Type
(bound)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)907096180
  • (Sirsi) a1925460

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