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The Wilhelm Gustloff story / by Michael Capek ; content consultant, Milan Hauner.

Capek, Michael, (author.).

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Black Rock Branch - Bridgeport YA 940.54 CAPEK (Text to phone) 34000081369316 Young Adult Fiction Available -
Janet Carlson Calvert Library - Franklin YA 940.54 CAP (Text to phone) 33345000300376 Young Adult Nonfiction Available -
Lebanon Middle School 940.53 CAP (Text to phone) 33431134824588 Nonfiction Available -
North Branch - Bridgeport YA 940.54 CAPEK (Text to phone) 34000081369332 Young Adult Nonfiction Available -

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Terror in East Prussia -- Strength through joy -- Escaping the front -- Boarding -- A stormy departure -- Death in the Baltic -- The struggle for survival -- A forgotten story.
Summary, etc.:
"The Wilhelm Gustloff Story studies the Wilhelm Gustloff, a German passenger liner sunk in World War II's closing months while carrying thousands of refugees. Vivid text and images bring the ship to life, examining its construction, technology, crew, and passengers, as well as its place in history. Features include a glossary, references, websites, source notes, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards."
Subject: Evacuation of civilians (1939-1945 : World War)
World War (1939-1945)
World War, 1939-1945 > Juvenile literature.
World War, 1939-1945 > Evacuation of civilians > Juvenile literature.
World War, 1939-1945 > Naval operations > Juvenile literature.
World War, 1939-1945 > Baltic Sea > Juvenile literature.
Shipwrecks > Baltic Sea > History > 20th century > Juvenile literature.
Refugees > Prussia, East (Poland and Russia) > History > 20th century > Juvenile literature.
Atlantic Ocean > Baltic Sea.
Prussia, East.
Genre: Illustrated works.
Illustrated works.
Juvenile works.

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