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The children of Willesden Lane

beyond the kindertransport : a memoir of music, love, and survival

by Mona Golabek

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Published by Warner Books in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Golabek, Lisa Jura -- Childhood and youth,
    • Jews, Austrian -- England -- Biography,
    • Refugees, Jewish -- England -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMona Golabek and Lee Cohen.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS135.E6 G58 2002
      The Physical Object
      Pagination272 p. ;
      Number of Pages272
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3572223M
      ISBN 100446527815
      LC Control Number2002100990


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