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A village of secrets : defying the Nazis in Vichy France / Caroline Moorehead.

Moorehead, Caroline, author. (Author).
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North Bay Public Library 940.53 Moo 33874004697289 Adult - Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780307363084 (bound)
  • ISBN: 0307363082 (bound)
  • ISBN: 0701186410 (Cloth)
  • ISBN: 9780701186418 (Cloth)
  • ISBN: 0062202472 (Cloth)
  • ISBN: 9780062202475 (Cloth)
  • ISBN: 1467686239
  • ISBN: 9781467686235
  • Physical Description: 374 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Toronto : Random House Canada, 2014.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
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.
Summary, etc.:
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.
Additional Physical Form available Note:
Issued also in electronic format.
Subject: Jews > France > Le Chambon-sur-Lignon > History > 20th century.
World War, 1939-1945 > Underground movements > France > Le Chambon-sur-Lignon.
World War, 1939-1945 > Jews > Rescue > France > Le Chambon-sur-Lignon.
Le Chambon-sur-Lignon (France) > History > 20th century.
Haute-Loire (France) > History > 20th century.
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