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The king of children

a biography of Janusz Korczak

by Betty Jean Lifton

  • 41 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Poland,
  • Warsaw,
  • Warsaw.
    • Subjects:
    • Korczak, Janusz, 1878-1942.,
    • Educators -- Poland -- Biography.,
    • Authors, Polish -- 20th century -- Biography.,
    • Jews -- Poland -- Warsaw -- Biography.,
    • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Poland -- Warsaw.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBetty Jean Lifton.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLB775.K6272 L53 1988
      The Physical Object
      Pagination404 p., [17] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages404
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2380689M
      ISBN 100374181241
      LC Control Number87009288

      This reproduction of the version of The Kings Daughter and Other Stories for Girls keeps all of the original stories in their entirety along with its illustrations. The stories were compiled from a four volume set titled, Sabbath Readings which were originally gathered from church papers in the 's. The edition is when the stories were originally illustrated.5/5(3). “But the children of the murderers he slew not: according unto that which is written in the book of the law of Moses, wherein the LORD commanded, saying, The fathers shall not be put to death for the children, nor the children be put to death for the fathers; but every man shall be put to death for his own sin.” King James Version (KJV).

      Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. Book Reviews And Recommendations: Preteen And Tween, Ages Book Reviews And Recommendations: Teen And Young Adult, Ages 12+ The key to creating lifelong readers is parental involvement. The literacy journey is a continuous learning path—parents have the power to motivate children through example and by staying connected.

      King & King is a children's picture book authored by Stern Nijland and illustrated by Linda De Haan. It was originally written in Dutch (" Koning & Koning ") and published in the Netherlands in It has been published in at least eight languages and a theater Authors: Linda de Haan and Stern Nijland. Scholars placed the book in a lineage of studies on slave families and women, with King's book as the first dedicated to slave children. Reviewers generally praised her research contribution but condemned the book's structure and repetitive style. The book won the Outstanding Book Award from the National College of Black Political : Wilma King.


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