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The last train to London / Meg Waite Clayton.

Clayton, Meg Waite, (author.).
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  • 10 of 15 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch LPFIC CLAYTON LAS (Text) 34207002315894 Adult Large Print - Fiction Available -
Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville LgPRINT F CLAYTON M. (Text) 34706001669078 Large Print - Historical Fic. Available -
Cambridge City PL - Cambridge City LP F Cla (Text) 76893000271268 Adult Large Print Books In process -
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver LP FIC CLAYTON LAS (Text) 34304000977900 Adult - Large Print Reshelving -
Fayette Co PL - Connersville LGPT CLA (Text) 39230032051730 Adult Books Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library LPF CLA (Text) 33187004688483 Large Print Fiction Available -
Jay Co PL - Portland LP AF CLAYT (Text) 76383000476798 Adult New Shelf, LP AF Available -
Jefferson Co PL - Hanover Branch LARGE CLAY (Text) 39391100342359 Large Print Fiction In transit -
Kewanna-Union Twp PL - Kewanna LTE F CLA (Text) 35887000649755 Adult Large Print Fiction Available -
Lincoln Heritage PL - Dale Main Library NEW LP CLA (Text) 70743000175984 Large Print Available -
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  • ISBN: 9781643585512
  • ISBN: 1643585517
  • Physical Description: 622 pages (large print) ; 23 cm
  • Edition: Center Point large print edition.
  • Publisher: Thorndike, Maine : Center Point Large Print, 2020.

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"In 1936, the Nazis are little more than loud, brutish bores to fifteen-year old Stephan Neuman, the son of a wealthy and influential Jewish family and budding playwright whose playground extends from Vienna's streets to its intricate underground tunnels. Stephan's best friend and companion is the brilliant Žofie-Helene, a Christian girl whose mother edits a progressive, anti-Nazi newspaper. But the two adolescents' carefree innocence is shattered when the Nazis' take control. There is hope in the darkness, though. Truus Wijsmuller, a member of the Dutch resistance, risks her life smuggling Jewish children out of Nazi Germany to the nations that will take them. It is a mission that becomes even more dangerous after the Anschluss - Hitler's annexation of Austria - as, across Europe, countries close their borders to the growing number of refugees desperate to escape. Tante Truus, as she is known, is determined to save as many children as she can. After Britain passes a measure to take in at-risk child refugees from the German Reich, she dares to approach Adolf Eichmann, the man who would later help devise the "Final Solution to the Jewish Question," in a race against time to bring children like Stephan, his young brother Walter, and Žofie-Helene on a perilous journey to an uncertain future abroad."-- from publisher.
Subject: Kindertransports (Rescue operations) > Fiction.
Jews > Austria > Vienna > Fiction.
Jewish children > Fiction.
Large type books.
Jewish refugees > Fiction.
Vienna (Austria) > History > 20th century > Fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.

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