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Zookeeper's Wife: A War Story

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When Germany invaded Poland, bombers devastated Warsaw, and the city's zoo along with it. With most of their animals dead, zookeepers Jan and Antonina Zabinski began smuggling Jews into the empty cages. Another dozen "guests" hid inside the Zabinskis' villa, emerging after dark for dinner, socializing and, during rare moments of calm, piano concerts. Jan, active in the Polish resistance, kept ammunition buried in the elephant enclosure and stashed explosives in the animal hospital. Meanwhile, Antonina kept her unusual household afloat, caring for both its human and its animal inhabitants and refusing to give in to the penetrating fear of discovery, even as Europe crumbled around her.

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ISBN:
9781602834774
Subtitle:
A War Story
Author:
Ackerman, Diane
Narrated by:
Toren, Suzanne
Narrated:
Toren, Suzanne
Author:
Toren, Suzanne
Publisher:
AudioGO
Subject:
General
Subject:
Holocaust
Subject:
Eastern Europe - Poland
Subject:
Military - World War II
Subject:
Audiobooks
Subject:
Zabinski, Jan
Subject:
World History-Holocaust
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Unabridged Edition
Publication Date:
20080617
Binding:
CD-audio
Language:
English
Dimensions:
5.9 x 5.1 in 9.5 oz

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When Germany invaded Poland, bombers devastated Warsaw, and the city's zoo along with it. With most of their animals dead, zookeepers Jan and Antonina Zabinski began smuggling Jews into the empty cages. Another dozen "guests" hid inside the Zabinskis' villa, emerging after dark for dinner, socializing and, during rare moments of calm, piano concerts. Jan, active in the Polish resistance, kept ammunition buried in the elephant enclosure and stashed explosives in the animal hospital. Meanwhile, Antonina kept her unusual household afloat, caring for both its human and its animal inhabitants and refusing to give in to the penetrating fear of discovery, even as Europe crumbled around her.
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