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The Resource Eleanor's story : an American girl in Hitler's Germany, Eleanor Ramrath Garner

Eleanor's story : an American girl in Hitler's Germany, Eleanor Ramrath Garner

Label
Eleanor's story : an American girl in Hitler's Germany
Title
Eleanor's story
Title remainder
an American girl in Hitler's Germany
Statement of responsibility
Eleanor Ramrath Garner
Title variation
Eleanors story
Title variation remainder
an American girl in Hitlers Germany
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
During the Great Depression, Eleanor's family moves from America to Germany, but the war breaks out as her family is crossing the Atlantic, and for years Eleanor struggles to keep her American identity despite the turbulence and upheaval around her
Summary
The author shares her experience of World War II, from her trip across the Atlantic to dealing with the Gestapo
Award
  • International Reading Association Children's Book Award for Older Readers, 2000.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2000
Biography type
autobiography
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180635
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 940.54/8173/092
  • 940.53/161
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
D811.5
LC item number
.G26 1999
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940
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
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an American girl in Hitler's Germany
Label
Eleanor's story : an American girl in Hitler's Germany, Eleanor Ramrath Garner
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • A Special Birthday Present and Back to Stolp, Spring 1943-Fall 1943
  • Move to Waldenburg, Winter 1943-Summer 1944
  • Waldenburg, Late Summer 1944-Winter 1944/45
  • A Dying Berlin and the Last Battle, January 1945-April 1945
  • Life under the Russians, April 1945-May 1945
  • Fifteen and I'm Going to Live, May 1945-Summer 1945
  • Occupied Berlin, Summer 1945-Spring 1946
  • A Family Album, Part 2
  • Return to America, Spring 1946-July 1946
  • Home Is the Stranger, July 1946-December 1946
  • Stratford, September 1938-August 1939
  • Changes, August 1939-September 1939
  • Early Days in Berlin, Fall 1939-Spring 1940
  • Hitler Youth and a Visit to Stolp, Spring 1940-Summer 1941
  • Entrance into High School, Summer 1941-Winter 1941/42
  • First Communion and Evacuation to Bansin, January 1942-Fall 1942
  • A Family Album, Part 1
  • Childhood Lost, January 1943-March 1943
Control code
1326510
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 268 p.
Isbn
9781561451937
Lccn
99022964
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm41173538
  • (OCoLC)41173538
Label
Eleanor's story : an American girl in Hitler's Germany, Eleanor Ramrath Garner
Publication
Contents
  • A Special Birthday Present and Back to Stolp, Spring 1943-Fall 1943
  • Move to Waldenburg, Winter 1943-Summer 1944
  • Waldenburg, Late Summer 1944-Winter 1944/45
  • A Dying Berlin and the Last Battle, January 1945-April 1945
  • Life under the Russians, April 1945-May 1945
  • Fifteen and I'm Going to Live, May 1945-Summer 1945
  • Occupied Berlin, Summer 1945-Spring 1946
  • A Family Album, Part 2
  • Return to America, Spring 1946-July 1946
  • Home Is the Stranger, July 1946-December 1946
  • Stratford, September 1938-August 1939
  • Changes, August 1939-September 1939
  • Early Days in Berlin, Fall 1939-Spring 1940
  • Hitler Youth and a Visit to Stolp, Spring 1940-Summer 1941
  • Entrance into High School, Summer 1941-Winter 1941/42
  • First Communion and Evacuation to Bansin, January 1942-Fall 1942
  • A Family Album, Part 1
  • Childhood Lost, January 1943-March 1943
Control code
1326510
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 268 p.
Isbn
9781561451937
Lccn
99022964
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm41173538
  • (OCoLC)41173538

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