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Rather die fighting : a memoir of World War II

Author: Frank Blaichman
Publisher: New York : Arcade Pub. : Distributed by Hachette Book Group, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Frank Blaichman was 16 when the Germans invaded Poland in 1939. He escaped deportation to a concentration camp by hiding in the forest, where he later formed a resistance movement and fought a guerilla campaign against the German army until the end of the war.
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Genre/Form: Autobiographies
Biographies
Biography
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Named Person: Frank Blaichman; Frank Blaichman
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Frank Blaichman
ISBN: 9781559709170 1559709170
OCLC Number: 297206816
Description: xiii, 210 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 22 cm
Contents: Days of terror and a decision to escape --
From farmhouse to forest --
Finding allies, killing collaborators --
The raid on Leszec castle --
Russian airdrops and sabotage missions --
Final engagements and the Geman retreat --
Return to Poland.
Responsibility: Frank Blaichman ; introduction and maps by Martin Gilbert.

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Frank Blaichman was 16 when the Germans invaded Poland in 1939. He escaped deportation to a concentration camp by hiding in the forest, where he later formed a resistance movement and fought a guerilla campaign against the German army until the end of the war.

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