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Schröder, Babette

Overview
Works: 4 works in 9 publications in 3 languages and 1,354 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film and video adaptations  Personal narratives  War films  Biographical films  Historical films 
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Publications about Babette Schröder
Publications by Babette Schröder
Most widely held works by Babette Schröder
Die Fälscher The counterfeiters ( visu )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in German and held by 1,333 libraries worldwide
Germany, 1936. Salomon "Sally" Sorowitsch is the king of counterfeiters. He lives a life of cards, booze, and women. Suddenly his luck runs dry when he is arrested by Superintendent Friedrich Herzog. He is immediately thrown into the Mauthausen concentration camp. There, Salomon exhibits exceptional skills and is soon transferred to the upgraded camp of Sachsenhausen. Upon his arrival, he once again comes face to face with Herzog, who is there on a secret mission. Hand-picked for his unique skill, Salomon and a group of professionals are forced to produce fake foreign currency under the program Operation Berhard. The team, which also includes detainee Adolf Burger, is given luxury barracks for their assistance. Salomon attempts to weaken the economy of Germany's opponents. But, Adolf refuses to use his skills for Nazi profit and would like to do something to stop the operation. Now faced with a moral dilemma, Salomon must decide whether his actions are ultimately the right ones
The counterfeiters Die Fälscherhe ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in German and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Germany, 1936. Salomon "Sally" Sorowitsch is the king of counterfeiters. He lives a life of cards, booze, and women. Suddenly his luck runs dry when he is arrested by Superintendent Friedrich Herzog. He is immediately thrown into the Mauthausen concentration camp. There, Salomon exhibits exceptional skills and is soon transferred to the upgraded camp of Sachsenhausen. Upon his arrival, he once again comes face to face with Herzog, who is there on a secret mission. Hand-picked for his unique skill, Salomon and a group of professionals are forced to produce fake foreign currency under the program Operation Berhard. The team, which also includes detainee Adolf Burger, is given luxury barracks for their assistance. Salomon attempts to weaken the economy of Germany's opponents. But, Adolf refuses to use his skills for Nazi profit and would like to do something to stop the operation. Now faced with a moral dilemma, Salomon must decide whether his actions are ultimately the right ones
Die Fälscher ( visu )
3 editions published in 2008 in German and English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
The true story of the largest counterfeiting operation in history, set up by the Nazis in 1942
Los Falsificadores ( visu )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in German and Spanish and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Berlín, 1936. Sorowitsch es el rey de los falsificadores de moneda, un judío vividor que cree que "la manera más rápida de ganar dinero es haciendo dinero", y al que poco le importa lo que está sucediendo a su alrededor, ni siquiera con los judíos. Pero pronto es arrestado por los nazis y llevado a un campo de concentración, donde es obligado a trabajar para ellos junto a otro grupo de falsificadores. Su misión: crear libras esterlinas y dólares americanos
 
Languages
German (7)
English (1)
Spanish (1)
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