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One hundred names for love a stroke, a marriage, and the language of healing —Ackerman, Diane, 1948-
Large Print
2011
Availability: 2 of 2

Everyone who cherishes the gift of language will cherish this exquisitely written love story that combines science, inspiration, wisdom, and heart. Diane Ackerman's husband Paul West, a gifted wordsmith and intellectual,...

The zookeeper's wife

The real-life story of one working wife and mother who became a hero to hundreds during World War II. In 1939 Poland, Antonina Zabinska and her husband, Dr. Jan Zabinski, have the Warsaw Zoo flourishing under his steward...

The zookeeper's wife —Ackerman, Diane, 1948-

The true story of how the keepers of the Warsaw Zoo saved hundreds of people from Nazi hands. When Germany invaded Poland, Stuka bombers devastated Warsaw--and the city's zoo along with it. With most of their animals dea...

The zookeeper's wife a war story —Ackerman, Diane, 1948- author.
Large Print
2008
Availability: 6 of 7

Documents the true story of Warsaw Zoo keepers and resistance activists Jan and Antonina Zabinski, who in the aftermath of Germany's invasion of Poland saved the lives of hundreds of Jewish citizens by smuggling them int...

The zookeeper's wife
Blu-ray
2017
Availability: 7 of 7

The real-life story of one working wife and mother who became a hero to hundreds during World War II. In 1939 Poland, Antonina Zabinska and her husband, Dr. Jan Zabinski, have the Warsaw Zoo flourishing under his steward...

Bats : shadows in the night —Ackerman, Diane, 1948-

The author gets to see bats close up as she accompanies bat expert and founder of Bat Conservation International, Merlin Tuttle, on a trip to study these often misunderstood mammals.

The human age the world shaped by us —Ackerman, Diane, 1948- author.
Large Print
2015
Availability: 2 of 2

Diane Ackerman is justly celebrated for her unique insight into the natural world and our place in it. In this landmark book, she confronts the unprecedented reality that one prodigiously intelligent and meddlesome creat...

One hundred names for love a stroke, a marriage, and the language of healing —Ackerman, Diane, 1948-
Book On CD
2011
Availability: 1 of 1

Author and naturalist Ackerman reflects on the time she spent caring for her husband, novelist Paul West, after a stroke took his ability to speak. With conventional therapy not working, Ackerman decided to step in and d...

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