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Hands around the library : protecting Egypt's treasured books

Publication Type:

Book

Source:

Dial Books for Young Readers, New York (2012)

Call Number:

Cubb Curr Z858 .A48 R68 2012

URL:

http://searchworks.stanford.edu/view/10112181

Keywords:

Aliksāndrīnā (Library)--History--Juvenile literature, Cultural property--Protection--Juvenile literature, Egypt--History--21st century--Juvenile literature, Libraries--Destruction and pillage--Egypt--Alexandria--Juvenile literature, Libraries--Egypt--Alexandria--Juvenile literature

Abstract:

Summary: Documents the inspiring January 2011 story about how thousands of Egypt's students, library workers, and demonstrators joined hands around the great Library of Alexandria to protect the building and the freedom it represents.

Publication Language:

eng

Notes:

Ages 4-10