The feather-bed journey by Paula Kurzband Feder

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Published by A. Whitman in Morton Grove, Ill .

Written in English

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  • Poland


  • Jews -- Poland -- Juvenile fiction.,
  • Jews -- Poland -- Fiction.,
  • Grandmothers -- Fiction.,
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Fiction.,
  • Pillows -- Fiction.

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As she tries to repair a torn feather pillow, Grandma tells about her childhood in Poland, about the Nazi persecution of Jews during World War II, and about the origin of this special pillow.

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Book details

StatementPaula Kurzband Feder ; illustrated by Stacey Schuett.
ContributionsSchuett, Stacey, ill.
LC ClassificationsPZ7.F3113 Fe 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1271857M
ISBN 100807523305
LC Control Number95003123

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