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Children and fire : a novel

Author: Ursula Hegi
Publisher: New York : Scribner, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st Scribner hardcover edView all editions and formats
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Protecting her beloved students from the devastating world outside of their 1934 Berlin classroom, Thekla Köppen sacrifices some of her personal freedoms to retain her teaching position until activities within Hitler's early regime test her moral courage.
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Historical fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ursula Hegi
ISBN: 9781451608304 1451608306 9781451608298 1451608292 9781451608311 1451608314
OCLC Number: 681497537
Description: 272 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Ursula Hegi.

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Protecting her beloved students from the devastating world outside of their 1934 Berlin classroom, Thekla Köppen sacrifices some of her personal freedoms to retain her teaching position until activities within Hitler's early regime test her moral courage.

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PRE Traumatic Stress of impending doom..gotta hate that Hitler:(

by ZiggyZiggler (WorldCat user published 2012-04-08) Excellent Permalink

Children and Fire is a beautifully written story that ties in very well with Ursula Hegi's other Burgdorf series. Hegi has such a masterful grip on the ability to give voice to inner thought life of each and every one of her characters that it's mesmerizing. She gives words to emotions and experiences...
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