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Village of secrets : defying the Nazis in Vichy France

Author: Caroline Moorehead
Publisher: New York, NY : HarperLuxe, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, ©2014.
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : English : First HarperLuxe editionView all editions and formats
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Relates the story of Le Cambon-sur-Lignon, a small, remote mountain village whose inhabitants banded together to save thousands from the Gestapo during World War II.
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Genre/Form: Large type books
History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Caroline Moorehead
ISBN: 9780062344151 0062344153
OCLC Number: 869267294
Notes: "Originally published in Great Britain in 2014 by Chatto & Windus, an imprint of Random House Group Ltd."--Title-page verso.
Description: x, 591 pages (large print) : illustrations; 23 cm
Contents: Escaping. Mea culpa ; The camps of shame ; Deportation fever ; A national disgrace --
Arriving. Walking near the Lord ; A pure spirit ; On Vichy's map ; Rats in a trap ; An open pen of chickens ; A lethal year ; An unknown and unknowable oblivion ; Crossing the border ; Living on a volcano ; Whatever else we do, we must save the children ; Perfect Maquis country ; Today, I have nothing to say ; Memory wars.
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Relates the story of Le Cambon-sur-Lignon, a small, remote mountain village whose inhabitants banded together to save thousands from the Gestapo during World War II.

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