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Women of valor : the Rochambelles on the WWII front

Author: Ellen Hampton
Publisher: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A history of the Rochambelles describes how a group of determined young women, some stranded by the German invasion of France or others who had fled the Nazi occupation, played an important role as an all-female ambulance corps in World War Two.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Nonfiction
Biographies
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ellen Hampton
ISBN: 9781403971432 1403971439
OCLC Number: 64289620
Description: xv, 233 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Contents: A New York exile --
Desert transitions --
Fear and the back roads of the Bocage --
City of light rekindled --
Romance, the river, and a few close calls --
A warm kitchen and a cold cellar --
Grussenheim : the end of winter --
Expectations and surrender.
Responsibility: Ellen Hampton.
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A history of the Rochambelles describes how a group of determined young women, some stranded by the German invasion of France or others who had fled the Nazi occupation, played an important role as an all-female ambulance corps in World War Two.

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