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Rebekkah's Journey: A World War II Refugee Story (Tales of Young Americans)

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Synopsis:

In 1944 a vacant army base in upstate New York became the temporary home of over 900 men, women and children who had fled Europe towards the end of World War II. With little more than the clothing on their backs, Rebekkah and her mother are just two of the many refugees who come to live in the camp. Adjusting to a strange new world and a new language, Rebekkah puts aside her own fears to try and recreate tiny bits of home for her mother. A fictional story based on the real-life experiences of surviving refugees, < I>Rebekkah's Journey< /I> shares the illuminating story of one refugee's arrival on America's shores.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781585362752
Author:
Burg, Ann E.
Publisher:
Sleeping Bear Press
Illustrator:
Iskowitz, Joel
Author:
Scillian, Devin
Author:
Iskowitz, Joel
Author:
Burg, Ann
Subject:
World war, 1939-1945
Subject:
Historical - United States - 20th Century
Subject:
Refugees, jewish
Subject:
World War, 1939-1945 -- United States.
Subject:
Historical - United States - 19th Century
Subject:
Children s-Historical Fiction-U.S. 20th Century
Copyright:
Series:
Tales of Young Americans
Publication Date:
20060831
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Illustrations:
YES
Pages:
40
Dimensions:
11.38x9.30x.38 in. 1.15 lbs.
Age Level:
08-12

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"Synopsis" by , In 1944 a vacant army base in upstate New York became the temporary home of over 900 men, women and children who had fled Europe towards the end of World War II. With little more than the clothing on their backs, Rebekkah and her mother are just two of the many refugees who come to live in the camp. Adjusting to a strange new world and a new language, Rebekkah puts aside her own fears to try and recreate tiny bits of home for her mother. A fictional story based on the real-life experiences of surviving refugees, < I>Rebekkah's Journey< /I> shares the illuminating story of one refugee's arrival on America's shores.
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