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Was God on vacation? : a WWII autobiography

Author: Jack Van der Geest; Carol J Ordemann
Publisher: Arvada. Colo. : Van der Geest Pub. and Distribution Co., 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Through the author's eyes we see the invasion of The Netherlands, home life under the Nazis, the Buchenwald death camp, the French Underground, D-Day with the American 101st Airborne Divisions, the liberation of France, Dutch Marine training in North Carolina and an unsettled peace in Asia after VJ day.
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Genre/Form: Personal narratives
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jack Van der Geest; Carol J Ordemann
ISBN: 0964961504 9780964961500
OCLC Number: 34084839
Description: [xiv], 161 pages : illustrations, maps, photographs ; 22 cm
Responsibility: by Jack ven der Geest ; rewritten and edited by Carol J. Ordemann.

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Through the author's eyes we see the invasion of The Netherlands, home life under the Nazis, the Buchenwald death camp, the French Underground, D-Day with the American 101st Airborne Divisions, the liberation of France, Dutch Marine training in North Carolina and an unsettled peace in Asia after VJ day.

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by pclib (WorldCat user published 2007-02-01) Excellent Permalink
Author Jack van der Geest, a native of the Netherlands, was a non-Jewish prisoner of the Nazis at the Buchenwald death camp during WWII. He now lives in Rapid City, SD.Van der Geest’s wrenching story tells about his life as a prisoner, a soldier, a member of the Underground, and as an interpreter for...
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