The Resource Women heroes of World War II : 26 stories of espionage, sabotage, resistance, and rescue, Kathryn J. Atwood

Women heroes of World War II : 26 stories of espionage, sabotage, resistance, and rescue, Kathryn J. Atwood

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Women heroes of World War II : 26 stories of espionage, sabotage, resistance, and rescue
Title
Women heroes of World War II
Title remainder
26 stories of espionage, sabotage, resistance, and rescue
Statement of responsibility
Kathryn J. Atwood
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
These twenty-six suspense-filled stories unfold from across Germany, Poland, Great Britain, the United States, and more, providing an inspiring reminder of women and girls' refusal to sit on the sidelines around the world and throughout history
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Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
940.54/850922
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
012-up
LC call number
D810.W7
LC item number
A85 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Women of action
Target audience
adolescent
Women heroes of World War II : 26 stories of espionage, sabotage, resistance, and rescue, Kathryn J. Atwood
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Women heroes of World War II : 26 stories of espionage, sabotage, resistance, and rescue, Kathryn J. Atwood
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-258) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Sophie Scholl : the White Rose -- Maria von Maltzan : the countess who hid Jews -- Irene Gut : "only a young girl" -- Irena Sendler : life in a jar -- Stefania Podgorska : the teen who hid thirteen -- Marie-Madeleine Fourcade : "only a woman" -- Andrée Virot : Agent Rose -- Josephine Baker : spy singer -- Magda Trocmé : wife, mother, teacher, rescuer -- Diet Eman : courier for the Dutch resistance -- Hannie Schaft : the symbol of the resistance -- Johtje Vos : a group effort -- Corrie ten Boom : watchmaker, rescuer, reconciler -- Andrée de Jongh : the comet line -- Hortense Daman : partisan courier -- Fernande Keufgens : the teen with the bold voice -- Monica Wichfeld : heroine of the Danish resistance -- Ebba Lund : the girl with the red cap -- Noor Inayat Khan : royal spy -- Nancy Wake : the white mouse -- Pearl Witherington : the courier who became a leader -- Virginia Hall : the greatest American spy -- Muriel Phillips : U.S. Army nurse -- Marlene Dietrich : "the only important thing" -- Maria Gulovich : Slovak for the OSS -- Martha Gellhorn : war correspondent
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ocn617445780
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23 cm.
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Edition
1st ed.
Extent
266 pages
Isbn
9781556529610
Lccn
2010041830
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)617445780

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