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The Resource The Nazi hunters, Neal Bascomb

The Nazi hunters, Neal Bascomb

Label
The Nazi hunters
Title
The Nazi hunters
Statement of responsibility
Neal Bascomb
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1945, at the end of World War II, Adolf Eichmann, the head of operations for the Nazis' Final Solution, walked into the mountains of Germany and vanished from view. Sixteen years later, an elite team of spies captured him at a bus stop in Argentina and smuggled him to Israel, resulting in one of the century's most important trials -- one that cemented the Holocaust in the public imagination. This is the story of what happened between these two events. Survivor Simon Wiesenthal opened Eichmann's case; a blind Argentinean and his teenage daughter provided crucial information. Finally, the Israeli spies -- many of whom lost family in the Holocaust -- embarked on their daring mission, recounted here in full
Awards note
  • Parents Choice Awards Recommended, 2013.
  • Sydney Taylor Book Award, 2014.
  • Capitol Choices: Noteworthy Books For Children and Teens Recommended, 2014.
  • Society of Midland Authors Award, 2014.
  • Tayshas Reading Commended, 2014.
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bascomb, Neal
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Ages 12-17
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Eichmann, Adolf
  • Wiesenthal, Simon
  • Eichmann, Adolf
  • Wiesenthal, Simon
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • Eichmann, Adolf
  • Nazis
  • Nazi hunters
  • War criminals
  • Fugitives from justice
  • Secret service
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Atrocities
  • Fugitives from justice
  • Nazi hunters
  • Nazis
  • Secret service
  • War criminals
  • Argentina
  • Germany
  • Israel
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The Nazi hunters, Neal Bascomb
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 220-238) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
813220943
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
245 pages
Isbn
9780545430999
Lccn
2012041757
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Master record variable field(s) change: 655
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)813220943
Label
The Nazi hunters, Neal Bascomb
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 220-238) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
813220943
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
245 pages
Isbn
9780545430999
Lccn
2012041757
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Master record variable field(s) change: 655
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)813220943

Library Locations

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