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The Resource Golem, story and pictures by David Wisniewski

Golem, story and pictures by David Wisniewski

Label
Golem
Title
Golem
Statement of responsibility
story and pictures by David Wisniewski
Creator
Contributor
Publisher
Photographer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A saintly rabbi miraculously brings to life a clay giant who helps him watch over the Jews of sixteenth-century Prague
Summary
When the Jews of the 16th-century Prague ghetto are accused of the blood libel, and their lives are at risk from a mob, Rabbi Judah Loew ben Bezalel fashions a Golem from clay to protect them
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1997
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 1996
  • Caldecott Medal, 1997.
  • New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Books: 1996
Awards note
Caldecott Medal, 1997; American Library Association Notable Children's Book 1997
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101423
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 398.21/089924
  • E
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
BM531
LC item number
.W57 1996
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690
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 4
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Golem, story and pictures by David Wisniewski
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Art techniques used: Intricately detailed cut paper collage
  • "Photography of cut-paper illustrations by Lee Salsbery" --t.p. verso
Control code
81597
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780395726181
Lccn
95021777
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm32698490
  • (OCoLC)32698490
Label
Golem, story and pictures by David Wisniewski
Link
Publication
Note
  • Art techniques used: Intricately detailed cut paper collage
  • "Photography of cut-paper illustrations by Lee Salsbery" --t.p. verso
Control code
81597
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780395726181
Lccn
95021777
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm32698490
  • (OCoLC)32698490

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