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Author Roth, Susan L.

Title Hands around the library : protecting Egypt's treasured books / by Susan L. Roth and Karen Leggett Abouraya ; collages by Susan L. Roth.

Imprint New York, N.Y. : Dial Books for Young Readers, c2012.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Lakeside Non-Fiction  962.055 ROT    ---  Available
 Pittsburg 1st Fl Juvenile Non-Fiction  J 962.05 Rot    ---  Available
Description 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 24 x 28 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Summary Documents the inspiring January 2011 story about how thousands of Egypt's students, library workers, and demonstrators joined hands around the great Library of Alexandria to protect the building and the freedom it represents.
Source NBK 9/12 PPLY
Subject Aliksandrina (Library) -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Libraries -- Egypt -- Alexandria -- Juvenile literature.
Libraries -- Destruction and pillage -- Egypt -- Alexandria -- Juvenile literature.
Cultural property -- Protection -- Juvenile literature.
Egypt -- History -- 21st century -- Juvenile literature.
Aliksandrina (Library) -- History.
Libraries -- Egypt -- Alexandria.
Libraries -- Destruction and pillage -- Egypt -- Alexandria.
Cultural property -- Protection.
Egypt -- History -- 21st century.
Added Author Abouraya, Karen Leggett.
ISBN 9780803737471 (lib. bdg.)
0803737475 (lib. bdg.)

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