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One Thousand Paper Cranes

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One Thousand Paper Cranes
Title
One Thousand Paper Cranes
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Summary
The inspirational story of the Japanese national campaign to build the Children's Peace Statue honoring Sadako and hundreds of other children who died as a result of the bombing of Hiroshima.Ten years after the atomic bomb was dropped on Hiroshima, Sadako Sasaki died as a result of atomic bomb disease. Sadako's determination to fold one thousand paper cranes and her courageous struggle with her illness inspired her classmates. After her death, they started a national campaign to build the Children's Peace Statue to remember Sadako and the many other children who were victims of the Hiroshima bombing. On top of the statue is a girl holding a large crane in her outstretched arms. Today in Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park, this statue of Sadako is beautifully decorated with thousands of paper cranes given by people throughout the world.From the Paperback edition
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Takayuki, Ishii
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Biography & Autobiography
  • Children
  • History
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
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One Thousand Paper Cranes
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Publication
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OVERDRIVE:ad539dba-e2ea-4e44-a157-c6811f31c638
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780307806345
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Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
One Thousand Paper Cranes
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:ad539dba-e2ea-4e44-a157-c6811f31c638
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9780307806345
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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