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Hands Around the Library: Protecting Egypt's Treasured Books

Author: Abouraya, Karen Leggett
Roth, Susan L.

Publisher: Dial Books

Format:Picture Books

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Hands Around the Library: Protecting Egypt's Treasured Books : <div>The inspiring true story of demonstrators standing up for the love of a library, from a <i>New York Times</i> bestselling illustrator<br /> <br /> In January 2011, in a moment that captured the hearts of people all over the world, thousands of Egypt's students, library workers, and demonstrators surrounded the great Library of Alexandria and joined hands, forming a human chain to protect the building. They chanted "We love you, Egypt!" as they stood together for the freedom the library represented.<br /> <br /> Illustrated with Susan L. Roth's stunning collages, this amazing true story demonstrates how the love of books and libraries can unite a country, even in the midst of turmoil.</div>

Category   Subject
Children Fiction   Historical
Children Fiction   School & Education

ISBN 13:9780803737471
ISBN 10:0803737475
Format:Picture Books
Size:10.83" l x 9.25" w x 0.35" h
Ages: 4 - 8
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