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The plateau

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"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?"--

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Walworth-Seely Public Library 362.8 Paxson (Text)
Adult New Materials
52129300963919
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781594634758
  • ISBN: 1594634750
  • Physical Description: 358 pages ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Riverhead Books, [2019]

Content descriptions

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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 -- Le Caroubier.
Summary, etc.:
"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.
Subject: Paxson, Margaret.
Le Chambon-sur-Lignon (France) > Emigration and immigration.
Refugees > France > Le Chambon-sur-Lignon > History > 20th century.
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.


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