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Saints and villains : a novel

Author: Denise Giardina
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A Protestant minister stands up to the Nazis and pays with his life. The hero is the real-life Pastor Dietrich Bonhoeffer, executed in 1945 for participating in a plot to kill Hitler. The novel describes his youth, his seminary studies in America and his opposition to the Nazis, against whom he did not hesitate to speak out. By the author of The Unquiet Earth.
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Genre/Form: History
Biographical fiction
Fiction
Named Person: Dietrich Bonhoeffer; Dietrich Bonhoeffer
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Denise Giardina
ISBN: 0393045714 9780393045710
OCLC Number: 36876028
Description: 487 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Responsibility: Denise Giardina.

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A Protestant minister stands up to the Nazis and pays with his life. The hero is the real-life Pastor Dietrich Bonhoeffer, executed in 1945 for participating in a plot to kill Hitler. The novel describes his youth, his seminary studies in America and his opposition to the Nazis, against whom he did not hesitate to speak out. By the author of The Unquiet Earth.

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