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The wall : growing up behind the Iron Curtain /

Peter Sís.

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Main Author: Sís, Peter
Published: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2007.
Edition: 1st ed.
Topics: Illustrators - United States - Biography - Juvenile literature. | Authors, American - 20th century - Biography - Juvenile literature. | Czech Americans - Biography - Juvenile literature. | Illustrators - United States. | Authors, American. | Sís, Peter, 1949- - Childhood and youth - Juvenile literature. | Sís, Peter, 1949-
Regions: Czechoslovakia - Social conditions - 1945-1992 - Juvenile literature. | Czechoslovakia - History - 1945-1992 - Juvenile literature. | Czechoslovakia.
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Main Author: Sís, Peter, 1949-
Physical Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill., maps ; 32 cm.
ISBN: 9780374347017 (hc.)
0374347018 (hc.)
Summary: Through annotated illustrations, journals, maps, and dreamscapes, Peter Sis shows what life was like for a child who loved to draw, proudly wore the red scarf of a Young Pioneer, stood guard at the giant statue of Stalin, and believed whatever he was told to believe.
Award: Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Medal, 2008.
Notes: "Frances Foster books."



More Details for: The wall : growing up behind the Iron Cu