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The Resource The Black brothers : a novel in pictures, Lisa Tetzner ; pictures by Hans Binder ; translated by Peter F. Neumeyer

The Black brothers : a novel in pictures, Lisa Tetzner ; pictures by Hans Binder ; translated by Peter F. Neumeyer

Label
The Black brothers : a novel in pictures
Title
The Black brothers
Title remainder
a novel in pictures
Statement of responsibility
Lisa Tetzner ; pictures by Hans Binder ; translated by Peter F. Neumeyer
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
In the middle of the 19th century, poor farmers from Ticino sold their children across the Swiss-Italian border to work as "living broomsticks" in the chimneys of Milan. Thirteen-year-old Giorgio's father had no choice but to sell his son; now Giorgio survives with the help of his friend Alfredo and their secret society, the Black Brothers
Member of
Summary
In the middle of the nineteenth century, Giorgio is sent to Milan to work as a slave, and although his life is difficult, he is able to survive because of the friendship and solidarity he experiences with a group known as the Black Brothers
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
130983
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1894-1963
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tetzner, Lisa
Dewey number
833/.912
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PT2642.E84
LC item number
S3913 2004
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 7
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1947-
  • 1929-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Binder, Hannes
  • Neumeyer, Peter F.
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teenage boys
  • Chimney sweeps
  • Friendship
  • Milan (Italy)
  • Teenage boys
  • Chimney sweeps
  • Friendship
  • Milan (Italy)
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a novel in pictures
Label
The Black brothers : a novel in pictures, Lisa Tetzner ; pictures by Hans Binder ; translated by Peter F. Neumeyer
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
2380426
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
144 pages
Isbn
9781932425048
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2004043238
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm54529689
Label
The Black brothers : a novel in pictures, Lisa Tetzner ; pictures by Hans Binder ; translated by Peter F. Neumeyer
Publication
Copyright
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
2380426
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
144 pages
Isbn
9781932425048
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2004043238
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm54529689

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