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The Resource The man who broke into Auschwitz : a true story of World War II, Denis Avey and Rob Broomby ; [foreword by Martin Gilbert]

The man who broke into Auschwitz : a true story of World War II, Denis Avey and Rob Broomby ; [foreword by Martin Gilbert]

Label
The man who broke into Auschwitz : a true story of World War II
Title
The man who broke into Auschwitz
Title remainder
a true story of World War II
Statement of responsibility
Denis Avey and Rob Broomby ; [foreword by Martin Gilbert]
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tells the true story of a British soldier who was held in a POW labor camp in the summer of 1944 and willingly smuggled himself into the Buna-Monowitz concentration camp--known as Auschwitz III--to witness firsthand the cruelty there
Summary
Tells the true story of a British soldier who was held in a British POW labor camp in the summer of 1944 and willingly spent the night in Auschwitz, swapping places with a Jewish inmate to witness firsthand the cruelty there
Biography type
contains biographical information
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393447
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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1919-
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Avey, Denis
Dewey number
940
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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1936-2015
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  • Broomby, Rob
  • Gilbert, Martin
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True
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  • Avey, Denis
  • Monowitz (Concentration camp)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a true story of World War II
Label
The man who broke into Auschwitz : a true story of World War II, Denis Avey and Rob Broomby ; [foreword by Martin Gilbert]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: London : Hodder & Stoughton, 2011
  • "Reprinted by arrangement with Hodder & Stoughton"--T.p. verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
821143
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Da Capo Press edition.
Extent
264 pages
Isbn
9780306819650
Lccn
2011925588
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780306819650
  • (OCoLC)657595555
Label
The man who broke into Auschwitz : a true story of World War II, Denis Avey and Rob Broomby ; [foreword by Martin Gilbert]
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: London : Hodder & Stoughton, 2011
  • "Reprinted by arrangement with Hodder & Stoughton"--T.p. verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
821143
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Da Capo Press edition.
Extent
264 pages
Isbn
9780306819650
Lccn
2011925588
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780306819650
  • (OCoLC)657595555

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