In August 1943, Sendler, by then known by her nom de guerre Jolanta, was nominated by Żegota, the underground organization also known as the Council to Aid Jews, to head its Jewish children's section.
Under the pretext of conducting inspections of sanitary conditions within the Ghetto, Sendler and her co-workers smuggled out babies and small children, sometimes in ambulances and trams, sometimes hiding them in packages and suitcases, and using various other means.
Some of the maize production is used for corn ethanol, animal feed and other maize products, such as corn starch and corn syrup.
The six major types of corn are dent corn, flint corn, pod corn, popcorn, flour corn, and sweet corn.
Praised upon publication, the novel has since been celebrated in modern scholarship for its complex depiction of race, gender and sexuality, and is the subject of considerable scholarly criticism.
As one of only two novels that Larsen wrote, Passing has been significant in placing its author at the forefront of several literary canons.
As early as 1925, Nella Larsen had decided that she wanted to be among the "New Negro" writers receiving considerable attention at the time.
Initially writing short stories that were sold early in 1926 to a ladies magazine, she was rumored that year to be writing a novel.
The neighbor said it seemed strange that she would be living there alone.'I saw her on a few occasions.
The title refers to the practice of racial "passing", and is a key element of the novel; Clare Kendry's attempt to pass as white for her husband, John (Jack) Bellew, is its most significant depiction in the novel, and a catalyst for the tragic events.
Larsen's exploration of race was informed by her own mixed racial heritage and the increasingly common practice of racial passing in the 1920s.
Maize has become a staple food in many parts of the world, with total production surpassing that of wheat or rice.
However, not all of this maize is consumed directly by humans.