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The Resource Village of secrets : defying the Nazis in Vichy France, Caroline Moorehead, (large print)

Village of secrets : defying the Nazis in Vichy France, Caroline Moorehead, (large print)

Label
Village of secrets : defying the Nazis in Vichy France
Title
Village of secrets
Title remainder
defying the Nazis in Vichy France
Statement of responsibility
Caroline Moorehead
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Relates the story of Le Cambon-sur-Lignon, a small, remote mountain village whose inhabitants banded together to save thousands from the Gestapo during World War II
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Moorehead, Caroline
Dewey number
  • 944/.595081
  • 940.5336
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DS135.F85
LC item number
L456 2014b
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jews
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Le Chambon-sur-Lignon (France)
  • Haute-Loire (France)
Target audience
adult
Label
Village of secrets : defying the Nazis in Vichy France, Caroline Moorehead, (large print)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Originally published in Great Britain in 2014 by Chatto & Windus, an imprint of Random House Group Ltd."--Title-page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 566-588)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Escaping. Mea culpa ; The camps of shame ; Deportation fever ; A national disgrace -- Arriving. Walking near the Lord ; A pure spirit ; On Vichy's map ; Rats in a trap ; An open pen of chickens ; A lethal year ; An unknown and unknowable oblivion ; Crossing the border ; Living on a volcano ; Whatever else we do, we must save the children ; Perfect Maquis country ; Today, I have nothing to say ; Memory wars
Control code
ocn869267294
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Large print edition ; First HarperLuxe edition.
Extent
x, 591 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780062344151
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
940.5336 M787A ; XX-NL ; LP ; LAP ; A14BP081.
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 869267294
  • (OCoLC)869267294
Label
Village of secrets : defying the Nazis in Vichy France, Caroline Moorehead, (large print)
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Originally published in Great Britain in 2014 by Chatto & Windus, an imprint of Random House Group Ltd."--Title-page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 566-588)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Escaping. Mea culpa ; The camps of shame ; Deportation fever ; A national disgrace -- Arriving. Walking near the Lord ; A pure spirit ; On Vichy's map ; Rats in a trap ; An open pen of chickens ; A lethal year ; An unknown and unknowable oblivion ; Crossing the border ; Living on a volcano ; Whatever else we do, we must save the children ; Perfect Maquis country ; Today, I have nothing to say ; Memory wars
Control code
ocn869267294
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Large print edition ; First HarperLuxe edition.
Extent
x, 591 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780062344151
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
940.5336 M787A ; XX-NL ; LP ; LAP ; A14BP081.
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 869267294
  • (OCoLC)869267294

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