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Author Roth, Susan L.

Title Hands around the library : protecting Egypt's treasured books / by Susan L. Roth and Karen Leggett Abouraya ; collages by Susan L. Roth.

Imprint New York : Dial Books for Young Readers, 2012.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 962.055 ROT    Available
 GDL Pacific Park Library Children's Non-fiction    j 962.055 ROT    Available
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 962.055 ROT    Available
 PAS La Pintoresca Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 962.055 ROT    Available
Description 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 24 x 28 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page [31]).
Summary Documents the inspiring January 2011 story about how thousands of Egypt's students, library workers, and demonstrators joined hands around the great Library of Alexandria to protect the building and the freedom it represents.
Subject Aliksāndrīnā (Library) -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Libraries -- Egypt -- Alexandria -- Juvenile literature.
Libraries -- Destruction and pillage -- Egypt -- Alexandria -- Juvenile literature.
Cultural property -- Protection -- Juvenile literature.
Egypt -- History -- 21st century -- Juvenile literature.
Added Author Abouraya, Karen Leggett.
ISBN 9780803737471 (hardcover)
0803737475 (hardcover)

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