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Illus. in black-and-white. It's hard to leave your home and friends, but the Nazis have invaded Clara's native Austria, and her Jewish family is no longer safe. Clara and her family take only what they can carry and travel by night to the Swiss border, where they hope to escape to freedom. Soldiers are everywhere, and it is Clara's heroism that carries the family across the border, their lives and few precious possessions intact.

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When the Nazi occupation of Austria spells danger for Clara and her Jewish family, the entire family packs up whatever they can carry and embark on a perilous journey to find safety in Switzerland. Reprint.

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In 1938, having begun to feel the persecution that all Jews are experiencing in their Austrian city, Clara and her family escape over the mountains into Switzerland.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780307770196
Publisher:
Random House Children's Books
Subject:
Juvenile Fiction : Historical - Holocaust
Author:
Ackerman, Karen
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Jews
Subject:
Family - General
Subject:
Austria Fiction.
Subject:
Historical - Holocaust
Subject:
Readers - Beginner
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Fiction - Historical
Subject:
Holocaust, jewish
Subject:
Austria
Subject:
Holocaust, jewish (1939-1945)
Subject:
Children s-Beginning Readers
Subject:
Children s-Chapter Books
Subject:
Children s-Historical Fiction-Holocaust
Subject:
Children s Middle Readers-General
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Publication Date:
19950425
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Language:
English
Pages:
64

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Product details 64 pages Random House Children's Books - English 9780307770196 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , When the Nazi occupation of Austria spells danger for Clara and her Jewish family, the entire family packs up whatever they can carry and embark on a perilous journey to find safety in Switzerland. Reprint.
"Synopsis" by , In 1938, having begun to feel the persecution that all Jews are experiencing in their Austrian city, Clara and her family escape over the mountains into Switzerland.
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