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A good place to hide : how one French community saved thousands of lives in World War II

text A good place to hide : how one French community saved thousands of lives in World War II

Summary
This is the story of an isolated community in the upper reaches of the Loire Valley that conspired to save the lives of 3,500 Jews under the noses of the Germans and the soldiers of Vichy France. It is the story of a pacifist Protestant pastor who... Read more
Contents
Maps -- Introduction -- Prologue -- Part I Preparation -- 1. Pastors -- 2. War -- 3. Camps -- Part II Refuge -- 4. Jews -- 5. Fun -- 6. Rebellion -- Part III Occupation -- 7. Fresh blood -- 8. Forgers -- 9. Arrest -- 10. Switzerland -- 11. Smuggle... Read more
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Description
xxviii, 323 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, map, portraits ; 24 cm
Publisher
Pegasus Books LLC 2015

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KCL 940.53 GROSE in Adult Non-fiction Available

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