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Zookeeper's Wife : A War Story (Reprint) (Paperback) (Diane Ackerman)

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In 1939 Poland, Antonina Zabinski (portrayed by two-time Academy Award nominee Jessica Chastain) and her husband, Dr. Jan Zabinski (Johan Heldenbergh), have the Warsaw Zoo flourishing under his stewardship and her care. When their country is invaded by the ******, Jan and Antonina are—and forced to report to the Reich’s newly appointed chief zoologist, Lutz Heck (Daniel Brühl). To fight back on their own terms, the Zabinskis covertly begin working with the Resistance—and put into action plans to save lives out of what has become the Warsaw Ghetto, with Antonina putting herself and even her children at great risk.The Washington Post praised the book as being “simultaneously grave and exuberant, wise and playful,” while Jonathan Safran Foer wrote, “The Zookeeper's Wife will touch every nerve you have.”A Focus Features release, it is directed by Niki Caro, written by Angela Workman.
Edition: Reprint
Number of Pages: 368
Genre: History
Series Title: Movie Tie-in Editions
Format: Paperback
Publisher: W W Norton & Co Inc
Author: Diane Ackerman
Language: English
Street Date: February 7, 2017
TCIN: 51994685
UPC: 9780393354256
Item Number (DPCI): 059-04-2843
MSRPReg: $15.95 Save $3.19 (20% off)

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