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Suzanne's children : a daring rescue in Nazi Paris / Anne Nelson.

Nelson, Anne, (author.).

Available copies

  • 4 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 5 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Bloomfield Eastern Greene Co PL - Eastern Branch 940.53 NEL (Text) 36804000247000 NONFIC Available -
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola 940.53 NEL (Text) 33118000181708 Adult: New Book Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library 940.53 NEL (Text) 33187004278905 Nonfiction Available -
Peabody PL - Columbia City NON-FICTION 940.53 NELSON (Text) 30403002270973 Adult - Non-Fiction Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield 921 Spaak (Text) 31208912549294 new non-fiction Checked out 02/03/2018

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781501105326
  • ISBN: 1501105329
  • Physical Description: xvi, 318 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2017.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-303) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Strangers -- The real war -- Paris by night -- La plaque tournante -- Monsieur Henri -- Spring wind, winter stadium -- the ragged network -- Suzanne and Sophie -- The unimaginable -- La clarière -- Le grand livre -- The unraveling -- Flight -- All Saints' Day -- The last train -- Liberation -- The aftermath.
Summary, etc.: Documents the courageous story of Belgian Catholic and political family insider Suzanne Spaak, who joined the Resistance during the Nazi occupation of Paris and who used her fortune and status to enlist wealthy and powerful allies, ultimately sacrificing her life to save hundreds of Jewish children from deportation to Auschwitz.
Subject: Spaak, Suzanne.
World War, 1939-1945 > Jews > Rescue > France > Paris.
Righteous Gentiles in the Holocaust > France > Paris > Biography.

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