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The Resource Sadako and the thousand paper cranes, by Eleanor Coerr ; paintings by Ronald Himler

Sadako and the thousand paper cranes, by Eleanor Coerr ; paintings by Ronald Himler

Label
Sadako and the thousand paper cranes
Title
Sadako and the thousand paper cranes
Statement of responsibility
by Eleanor Coerr ; paintings by Ronald Himler
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Hospitalized with the dreaded atom bomb disease, leukemia, a child in Hiroshima races against time to fold one thousand paper cranes to verify the legend that by doing so a sick person will become healthy
Awards note
ALA Notable Books for Children, 1994
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
OCO
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Coerr, Eleanor
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
RJ416.L4
LC item number
C63 1977
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Himler, Ronald
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sasaki, Sadako
  • Sasaki, Sadako
  • Sasaki, Sadako
  • Bombardment of Hiroshima-shi (Japan : 1945)
  • Leukemia in children
  • Atomic bomb
  • Hiroshima-shi (Japan)
  • Leukemia
  • Atomic bomb
  • Hiroshima-shi (Japan)
  • Death
  • Atomic bomb
  • Leukemia in children
  • Japan
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Sadako and the thousand paper cranes, by Eleanor Coerr ; paintings by Ronald Himler
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Good luck signs -- Peace Day -- Sadako's secret -- A secret no longer -- The Golden Crane -- Kenji -- Hundreds of wishes -- Last days -- Racing with the wind
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
1 volume
Isbn
9780142401132
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
76009872
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocm49232281
  • (OCoLC)49232281
Label
Sadako and the thousand paper cranes, by Eleanor Coerr ; paintings by Ronald Himler
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Good luck signs -- Peace Day -- Sadako's secret -- A secret no longer -- The Golden Crane -- Kenji -- Hundreds of wishes -- Last days -- Racing with the wind
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
1 volume
Isbn
9780142401132
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
76009872
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocm49232281
  • (OCoLC)49232281

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