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Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes by  Eleanor Coerr - Hardcover - 7th ptg  - 1977 - from Gil's Book Loft and

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Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes

by Coerr, Eleanor

Condition: Near Fine/Good+

New York: Putnam's, 1977. 7th ptg . Hardcover. Near Fine/Good+. Ronald Himler. NOT ex-library. Black-stamped brown cloth. Nice dj w/ chunks missing. No names, clean text. Pub's sturdy binding. 27468 CF shelf

Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes is a non-fiction children's book written by American author Eleanor Coerr and published in 1977. The story is of a girl, Sadako Sasaki, who lived in Hiroshima at the time of the atomic bombing by the United States. She developed leukemia from the radiation and spent her time in a nursing home folding paper cranes in hope of making a thousand, which supposedly would have allowed her to make one wish, which was to live.


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