A train in winter : an extraordinary story of women, friendship, and resistance in occupied France / Caroline Moorehead.
- ISBN: 9780061650703 (hardcover) :
- ISBN: 0061650706 (hardcover) :
- Description: 374 p. : ill., maps, ports. ; 24 cm.
- Edition: 1st U.S. ed
- Publisher: New York : HarperCollins Publishers, c2011.
- 21 of 21 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
0 current holds with 21 total copies.
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|General Note:|| "Originally published in Great Britain in 2011 by Chatto & Windus"--T.p. verso.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:|| Includes bibliographical references (p. 336-351) and index.
|Contents Note:|| An enormous toy full of subtleties -- The flame of French resistance -- Daughters of the Enlightenment -- The hunt for registers -- Waiting for the wolf -- Indulgent towards women -- Recognising the unthinkable -- "We have other plans for them" -- Frontstalag 122 -- Le Convoi des 31000 -- The meaning of friendship -- Keeping alive, remaining me -- The disposables -- Pausing before the battle -- Slipping into the shadows -- The women.
|Summary:|| In January 1943, the Gestapo hunted down 230 women of the French Resistance and sent them to Auschwitz. This is their story, told in full for the first time--a searing and unforgettable chronicle of terror, courage, defiance, survival, and the power of friendship to transcend evil that is an essential addition to the history of World War II.
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Moorehead, Caroline, "A train in winter : an extraordinary story of women, friendship, and resistance in occupied France," New York : HarperCollins Publishers, c2011.