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Resisting the Nazis

Author: Claire Throp
Publisher: Chicago, Illinois : Heinemann-Raintree, [2016]
Series: Heroes of World War II.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
The year is 1939. Germany, led by Adolf Hitler, has invaded Poland. The world is about to enter into the biggest and most terrible war in history. But from the depths of despair rose some very courageous, selfless individuals, such as Sophie Scholl, Violette Szabo and Raymond Aubrac, who risked their lives for the sakes of others in need, often for no gain and with no recognition. Here are some of their incredible  Read more...
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Genre/Form: collective biographies
Literature
Biographies
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Ouvrages pour la jeunesse
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Claire Throp
ISBN: 9781410980458 1410980456 9781410980502 1410980502
OCLC Number: 895500991
Description: 48 pages : illustrations, maps ; 22 cm.
Contents: The story of World War II --
What the resistance movement did --
Resistance movement in France --
Forest Frederick Edward Yeo-Thomas --
Nancy Wake --
Violette Szabo --
Raymond Aubrac --
Virginia Hall --
Resistance movements in Germany --
Resistance in other countries --
The importance of the resistance movement.
Series Title: Heroes of World War II.
Responsibility: Claire Throp.

Abstract:

The year is 1939. Germany, led by Adolf Hitler, has invaded Poland. The world is about to enter into the biggest and most terrible war in history. But from the depths of despair rose some very courageous, selfless individuals, such as Sophie Scholl, Violette Szabo and Raymond Aubrac, who risked their lives for the sakes of others in need, often for no gain and with no recognition. Here are some of their incredible stories.

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