|Statement||illustrated by Piers Sandford.|
|Series||Puffin modern classics|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||181|
The silver sword of the book’s title appears in these early chapters. Joseph finds it in the rubble of his home and gives it to Jan on the condition that the boy promises to tell the Balicki children (if he sees them) where Joseph went. The silver sword is actually a letter opener, but that matters little to Jan, or even to the plot of the novel. The Silver Sword (also known as Escape From Warsaw) takes place in Warsaw during World War II. It is a very moving account of a family separated by war and how they find inner strength to survive their wartime lot, always holding on to the hope that someday they may find all /5(). The Silver Sword - Kindle edition by Serraillier, Ian, Serraillier, Jane. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Silver Sword/5(). Sign In. Details.
The Silver Sword by Ian Serraillier - review each word gripped me and I long for this book to last a little longer. I have no criticism and looked forward to reading it at night. I Author: Googleyeyes. Buy The Silver Sword New Ed by Serraillier, Ian, Serraillier, Jane (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(). The Silver Sword by Ian Serraillier. Digital Rights Management (DRM) The publisher has supplied this book in encrypted form, which means that you need to install free software in order to unlock and read it. Description of the book "The Silver Sword": "If you meet Ruth or Edek or Bronia, you must tell them I'm going to Switzerland to find their mother. Tell them to follow as soon as they can" Having lost their parents in the chaos of war, Ruth, Edek and Bronia are left alone to fend for themselves and hide from the Nazis amid the rubble and ruins.
Book Summary. Against the background of a thousand years of vivid history, acclaimed writer Marie Arana tells the timely and timeless stories of three contemporary Latin Americans whose lives represent three driving forces that have shaped the character of the region: exploitation (silver), violence (sword), and religion (stone). Review of the book 'The Silver Sword' by Ian Serraillier: The silver sword, a little paper-knife, is a symbol of hope to four children as they make their way across the wastes of post-war Europe from Warsaw to Switzerland in search of their parents. Silver, Sword and Stone Arana argues that while there is a “commonality – a concrete character” across Spanish America, there is “no northern equivalent”. For her, Latin America appears. Silversword book. Read 43 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A young girl is taken to San Fransisco to live w/her grandmother after /5.