Golem

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Publisher:
Clarion Books,
Pub. Date:
c1996.
Language:
English
Description
Retold from traditional sources and accompanied by David Wisniewski's unique cut-paper illustrations, Golem is a dramatic tale of supernatural forces invoked to save an oppressed people. It also offers a thought-provoking look at the consequences of unleashing power beyond human control. The afterword discusses the legend of the golem and its roots in the history of the Jews. A Caldecott Medal Book.
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ISBN:
9780618894246
9781428768390
9780758700834
9780395726181
Reading Level:
MG
Level 4.3, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
690L
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Grouped Work ID c2c7121d-36e7-c1a1-709d-01615276127a
Grouping Title golem
Grouping Author wisniewski david
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-12-12 10:49:27AM
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author Wisniewski, David.
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display_description A saintly rabbi miraculously brings to life a clay giant who helps him watch over the Jews of sixteenth-century Prague.
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subject_facet Caldecott Medal -- 1997, Folklore -- Czech Republic, Golem, Golem -- Juvenile literature, Jews -- Czech Republic -- Folklore, Judah Loew ben Bezalel, -- ca. 1525-1609 -- Legends, Legends, Jewish, Legends, Jewish, Juvenile
title_display Golem
title_full Golem / story and pictures by David Wisniewski, Golem / written and illustrated by David Wisniewski
title_short Golem
topic_facet Caldecott Medal, Folklore, Golem, Jews, Judah Loew ben Bezalel, Legends, Legends, Jewish, Legends, Jewish, Juvenile