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Americans in Paris : life and death under Nazi occupation

Author: Charles Glass
Publisher: New York : Penguin Press, 2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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Acclaimed journalist Glass looks to the American expatriate experience of Nazi-occupied Paris to reveal a fascinating forgotten history of the greatest generation. A moving and deeply thought-provoking book.--"Sunday Telegraph."
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Glass, Charles, 1951-
Americans in Paris.
New York : Penguin Press, 2010
(DLC) 2009039650
(OCoLC)430052028
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Glass
ISBN: 9781101195147 1101195142 9781101195567 1101195568
OCLC Number: 664123928
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 524 pages, [16] pages of plates) : illustrations, maps
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: pt. 1: 14 June 1940. The American mayor of Paris --
The bookseller --
The Countess from Ohio --
All blood runs red --
'Le Millionnaire américain' --
The Yankee doctor --
pt. 2: 1940. Bookshop row --
Americans at Vichy --
Back to Paris --
In love with love --
A French prisoner with the Americans --
American grandees --
Polly's Paris --
Rugged individualists --
Germany's confidential American agent --
pt. 3: 1941. The coldest winter --
Time to go? --
New perils in Paris --
Utopia in Les Landes --
To resist, to collaborate or to endure --
Enemy aliens --
pt. 4: 1942. First round-up --
The Vichy web --
The second round-up --
'Inturned' --
Uniting Africa --
Americans go to war --
Murphy forgets a friend --
Alone at Vittel --
The Bedaux Dossier --
pt. 5: 1943. Murphy vesus Bedaux --
Sylvia's war --
German agents? --
A hospital at war --
The adolescent spy --
Clara under suspicion --
Calumnies --
pt. 6: 1944. The trial of citizen Bedaux --
The underground railway --
Conspiracies --
Springtime in Paris --
The Marquis to arms! --
Résistants unmasked --
Via Dolorosa --
Schwarze Kappelle --
Slaves of the Reich --
One family now --
The Paris front --
Tout Mourir --
pt. 7: 24-26 August 1944. Liberating the rooftops --
Libération, not Liberation.
Responsibility: Charles Glass.

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Acclaimed journalist Glass looks to the American expatriate experience of Nazi-occupied Paris to reveal a fascinating forgotten history of the greatest generation. A moving and deeply thought-provoking book.--"Sunday Telegraph."

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