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The hiding place

Author: Corrie Ten Boom; John L Sherrill; Elizabeth Sherrill
Publisher: Toronto ; New York : Bantam Books, 1985, ©1971.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The account of a Dutch girl growing up in Nazi-occupied Holland and her family who helped hide Jewish people. The account of a Dutch girl growing up in Nazi-occupied Holland & her family who helped hide Jewish people. Corrie Ten Boom stood naked with her older sister Betsie, watching a concentration camp matron beating a prisoner."Oh, the poor woman," Corrie cried."Yes. May God forgive her," Betsie replied. And,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Personal narratives
Personal narratives, Dutch
Named Person: Corrie Ten Boom; Corrie Ten Boom
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Corrie Ten Boom; John L Sherrill; Elizabeth Sherrill
ISBN: 0553256696 9780553256697
OCLC Number: 30489558
Notes: Autobiography.
Description: ix, 241 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm
Responsibility: by Corrie Ten Boom with John and Elizabeth Sherrill.

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The account of a Dutch girl growing up in Nazi-occupied Holland and her family who helped hide Jewish people. The account of a Dutch girl growing up in Nazi-occupied Holland & her family who helped hide Jewish people. Corrie Ten Boom stood naked with her older sister Betsie, watching a concentration camp matron beating a prisoner."Oh, the poor woman," Corrie cried."Yes. May God forgive her," Betsie replied. And, once again, Corrie realized that it was for the souls of the brutal Nazi guards that her sister prayed. Here is a book aglow with the glory of God and the courage of a quiet Christian spinster whose life was transformed by it. A story of Christ's message and the courageous woman who listened and lived to pass it along -- with joy and triumph!

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