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The Englishman's daughter : a true story of love and betrayal in World War I

Author: Ben Macintyre
Publisher: Rockland, MA : Wheeler, [2002], ©2001.
Series: Wheeler large print book series.
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A group of British soldiers cut off from retreat were hidden from the German occupiers for years by the villagers of Villeret, France. After a local woman had a daughter with one of the soldiers, the English were betrayed and executed by the Germans.
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Genre/Form: Large type books
Biography
Named Person: Robert Digby; Claire Dessenne; Hélène Dessenne
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ben Macintyre
ISBN: 158724232X 9781587242328
OCLC Number: 49611102
Notes: Originally published in the U.K. in 2001 under title: A foreign field.
Description: 354 pages (large print) : maps ; 24 cm.
Series Title: Wheeler large print book series.
Other Titles: Foreign field
Responsibility: Ben Macintyre.

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A group of British soldiers cut off from retreat were hidden from the German occupiers for years by the villagers of Villeret, France. After a local woman had a daughter with one of the soldiers, the English were betrayed and executed by the Germans.

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