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The Resource In defiance of Hitler : the secret mission of Varian Fry, Carla Killough McClafferty

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

Label
In defiance of Hitler : the secret mission of Varian Fry
Title
In defiance of Hitler
Title remainder
the secret mission of Varian Fry
Statement of responsibility
Carla Killough McClafferty
Title variation
Secret mission of Varian Fry
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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 than 2,000 refugees, including novelist Heinrich Mann and artist Marc Chagall
Summary
Traveling to France in the midst of World War II, an American journalist worked to get a select group of artists and intellectuals out of Europe and was soon involved in helping many others who came to him with pleas of their own in this moving true story enhanced with maps, illustrations, and index
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
274847
Cataloging source
DLC
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1958-
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McClafferty, Carla Killough
Dewey number
  • 940.53/15092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Interest level
MG
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 6
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
7.7
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True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
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  • Fry, Varian
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
  • Righteous Gentiles in the Holocaust
  • War correspondents
Target audience
pre adolescent
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the secret mission of Varian Fry
Label
In defiance of Hitler : the secret mission of Varian Fry, Carla Killough McClafferty
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [181]-188) and index
Control code
ocn164803263
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
196 p.
Isbn
9780374382049
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2007033271
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)164803263
Label
In defiance of Hitler : the secret mission of Varian Fry, Carla Killough McClafferty
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [181]-188) and index
Control code
ocn164803263
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
196 p.
Isbn
9780374382049
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2007033271
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)164803263

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