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Outwitting the Gestapo

Author: Lucie Aubrac
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [1994]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Lucie Aubrac, of Catholic and peasant background, was teaching history in a Lyon girls' school and newly married to Raymond, a Jewish engineer, when World War II broke out and divided France. The couple, living in the Vichy zone, soon joined the Resistance movement in opposition to the Nazis and their collaborators. Outwitting the Gestapo is Lucie's harrowing account of her participation in the Resistance: of the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Diaries
History
Personal narratives
Personal narratives, French
Named Person: Lucie Aubrac; Lucie Aubrac
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lucie Aubrac
ISBN: 0803210299 9780803210295 0803259239 9780803259232
OCLC Number: 33041855
Description: xxii, 235 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Other Titles: Ils partiront dans l'ivresse.
Responsibility: Lucie Aubrac ; translated by Konrad Bieber with the assistance of Betsy Wing ; with an introduction by Margaret Collins Weitz.

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Lucie Aubrac, of Catholic and peasant background, was teaching history in a Lyon girls' school and newly married to Raymond, a Jewish engineer, when World War II broke out and divided France. The  Read more...

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"A breathtaking account that feeds the soul as much as it satisfies the appetite for vicarious danger."--Kirkus Reviews "This book is riveting. Adventure, terror, horror, and excitement are all here; Read more...

 
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