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The Resource Violins of hope : violins of the Holocaust--instruments of hope and liberation in mankind's darkest hour, James A. Grymes

Violins of hope : violins of the Holocaust--instruments of hope and liberation in mankind's darkest hour, James A. Grymes

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Violins of hope : violins of the Holocaust--instruments of hope and liberation in mankind's darkest hour
Title
Violins of hope
Title remainder
violins of the Holocaust--instruments of hope and liberation in mankind's darkest hour
Statement of responsibility
James A. Grymes
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A stirring testament to the strength of the human spirit and the power of music, Violins of Hope tells the remarkable stories of violins owned by Jewish musicians during the Holocaust (some surviving when their owners did not) through the work of internationally-recognized Israeli violin maker Amnon Weinstein, who has spent two decades bringing these neglected, severely damaged instruments back to life"--
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Provided by publisher
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Grymes, James A
Dewey number
  • 787.2092/392404
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML398
LC item number
.G827 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Violinists
  • Jewish musicians
  • Holocaust victims
  • Musical instruments
  • HISTORY / Holocaust
  • HISTORY / Jewish
  • HISTORY / Modern / 20th Century
  • Holocaust victims
  • Jewish musicians
  • Musical instruments
  • Violinists
  • Europe
Label
Violins of hope : violins of the Holocaust--instruments of hope and liberation in mankind's darkest hour, James A. Grymes
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-308) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: Amnon's Violins -- The Wagner Violin -- Erich Weininger's Violin -- ·The Auschwitz Violin -- Ole Bull's Violin -- Feivel Wininger's Violin -- Motele Schlein's Violin -- Epilogue: Shimon Krongold's Violin -- Acknowledgments -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
319 pages
Isbn
9780062246837
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2013050151
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn861210110
  • (OCoLC)861210110
Label
Violins of hope : violins of the Holocaust--instruments of hope and liberation in mankind's darkest hour, James A. Grymes
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-308) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: Amnon's Violins -- The Wagner Violin -- Erich Weininger's Violin -- ·The Auschwitz Violin -- Ole Bull's Violin -- Feivel Wininger's Violin -- Motele Schlein's Violin -- Epilogue: Shimon Krongold's Violin -- Acknowledgments -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
319 pages
Isbn
9780062246837
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2013050151
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn861210110
  • (OCoLC)861210110

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