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The art of resistance : my four years in the French underground : a memoir —Rosenberg, Justus, 1921- author.

"In 1937, as the Nazis gained control and anti-Semitism spread in the Free City of Danzig, a majority German city on the Baltic Sea, sixteen-year-old Justus Rosenberg was sent to Paris to finish his education in safety. ...

Greater than angels —Matas, Carol, 1949-

Anna, a teenaged German refugee, relates how she and other Jewish children were cared for by the citizens of Le Chambon-sur-Lignon, France, during the German occupation.

The Paris children : a novel of WWII —Goldreich, Gloria, author.

"Based on a true story, this novel of WWII illuminates the power of hope in the face of hatred and prejudice. As the shadows of Adolf Hitler and the Nazi Party fall over Paris, Madeleine Levy draws on the spirit of her W...

A good place to hide : how one French community saved thousands of lives during World War II —Grose, Peter, 1941-

This is the story of an isolated community in the upper reaches of the Loire Valley that conspired to save the lives of 3,500 Jews under the noses of the Germans and the soldiers of Vichy France. It is the story of a pac...

In defiance of Hitler : the secret mission of Varian Fry —McClafferty, Carla Killough, 1958-

At a time when most Americans ignored the atrocities going on in Europe in 1940, American journalist Varian Fry put himself in great danger to save strangers in a foreign land. He was instrumental in the rescue of more t...

Village of secrets —Moorehead, Caroline.
Book On CD
2014
Availability: 1 of 1

The story of a French village that helped save thousands hunted by the Gestapo during World War II, told in full for the first time. With unprecedented access to newly opened archives in France, Britain, and Germany, and...

Village of secrets defying the Nazis in Vichy France —Moorehead, Caroline, author.
Large Print
2014
Availability: 2 of 2

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.

The art of resistance : my four years in the French underground : a memoir —Rosenberg, Justus, 1921- author.
Book On MP3
2020
Availability: 2 of 2

A former Eastern European Jew remembers his flight from the Holocaust and his extraordinary four years in the French underground.

Just Raoul adventures in the French resistance —Bacque, James, 1929-2019
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2007

Bacque explores the actions and motivations of Raoul Laporterie, the leader of a very successful resistance operation in France during the German occupation in the Second World War. Laporterie was the mayor of the villag...

Just Raoul adventures in the French resistance —Bacque, James, 1929-2019
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2007

Bacque explores the actions and motivations of Raoul Laporterie, the leader of a very successful resistance operation in France during the German occupation in the Second World War. Laporterie was the mayor of the villag...

The Grand Mosque of Paris : a story of how Muslims rescued Jews during the Holocaust —Ruelle, Karen Gray.

Presents the story of how Si Kaddour Benghabret, rector of the Grand Mosque of Paris, and other Muslims, gave Jews shelter and worked in the resistance to help them escape Nazi persecution during the German occupation of...

A Hero of Our Own the Story of Varian Fry —Isenberg, Sheila.
Restricted EBraille (NNELS)
2013

In 1940, Varian Fry, with only three thousand dollars and a list of names, went on a secret mission to Marseilles, to help those who had fled Nazi Germany and were now trapped in southern France. The list he took include...

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