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An American heroine in the French Resistance : the diary and memoir of Virginia d'Albert-Lake

Author: Virginia d' Albert-Lake; Judy Barrett Litoff
Publisher: New York : Fordham University Press, 2008.
Series: World War II--the global, human, and ethical dimension, 9.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st pbk. edView all editions and formats
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This fascinating book tells the remarkable story of an ordinary American woman's heroism in the French Resistance.

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Genre/Form: Personal narratives, American
Named Person: Virginia d' Albert-Lake
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Virginia d' Albert-Lake; Judy Barrett Litoff
ISBN: 9780823225811 082322581X 9780823225828 0823225828
OCLC Number: 232301636
Description: xxxviii, 270 pages, [6] pages of plates : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Series Title: World War II--the global, human, and ethical dimension, 9.
Other Titles: Diary and memoir of Virginia d'Albert-Lake
Responsibility: edited, with an introduction, by Judy Barrett Litoff.

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"...contains Virginia's diary of wartime France, kept until her capture, and her prison memoir, written soon after she was freed by the Allies." * -St. Petersburg Times * ". . .A tale of quiet Read more...

 
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