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Author Paxson, Margaret, author.

Title The plateau / Maggie Paxson.

Publication Info. New York : Riverhead Books, 2019.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    362.8709 PAX    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    362.87 PAX    Available
 PAS Hastings Branch Non-Fiction    362.87 PAX    Available
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Description 358 pages : 24 cm
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Summary "During World War II, French villagers offered safe harbor to countless strangers - mostly children - as they fled for their lives. The same place offers refuge to migrants today. Why?"-- Provided by publisher.
Contents Unanswered -- Days of awe -- Exodus -- First on the rope -- All the little crickets -- Hands and feet -- The hunt -- Hymn to spring -- La Burle -- Elsewhere -- Suffer the children -- Song of the Cheremsha -- Along came a spider -- Mashallah -- The fruit of the tree.
Subject Le Chambon-sur-Lignon (France) -- Emigration and immigration.
Refugees -- France -- Le Chambon-sur-Lignon -- History -- 21st century.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Refugees -- France -- Le Chambon-sur-Lignon.
Refugee children -- France -- Le Chambon-sur-Lignon.
Le Chambon-sur-Lignon (France).
Anthropologists -- Biography.
Refugees -- France -- Le Chambon-sur-Lignon -- History -- 20th century.
Paxson, Margaret.
ISBN 9781594634758 (hardcover)
1594634750 (hardcover)

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