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The Resource Americans in Paris : life and death under Nazi occupation, Charles Glass

Americans in Paris : life and death under Nazi occupation, Charles Glass

Label
Americans in Paris : life and death under Nazi occupation
Title
Americans in Paris
Title remainder
life and death under Nazi occupation
Statement of responsibility
Charles Glass
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Acclaimed journalist Glass looks to the American expatriate experience of Nazi-occupied Paris to reveal a fascinating forgotten history of the greatest generation. A moving and deeply thought-provoking book.--"Sunday Telegraph."
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
944/.3610816092313
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DC718.A44
LC item number
G53 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Americans in Paris : life and death under Nazi occupation, Charles Glass
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : HarperPress, c2009
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Pt. 1: 14 June 1940. The American mayor of Paris -- The bookseller -- The Countess from Ohio -- All blood runs red -- 'Le Millionnaire américain' -- The Yankee doctor -- Pt. 2: 1940. Bookshop row -- Americans at Vichy -- Back to Paris -- In love with love -- A French prisoner with the Americans -- American grandees -- Polly's Paris -- Rugged individualists -- Germany's confidential American agent -- Pt. 3: 1941. The coldest winter -- Time to go? -- New perils in Paris -- Utopia in Les Landes -- To resist, to collaborate or to endure -- Enemy aliens -- Pt. 4: 1942. First round-up -- The Vichy web -- The second round-up -- 'Inturned' -- Uniting Africa -- Americans go to war -- Murphy forgets a friend -- Alone at Vittel -- The Bedaux Dossier -- Pt. 5: 1943. Murphy vesus Bedaux -- Sylvia's war -- German agents? -- A hospital at war -- The adolescent spy -- Clara under suspicion -- Calumnies -- Pt. 6: 1944. The trial of citizen Bedaux -- The underground railway -- Conspiracies -- Springtime in Paris -- The Marquis to arms! -- Résistants unmasked -- Via Dolorosa -- Schwarze Kappelle -- Slaves of the Reich -- One family now -- The Paris front -- Tout Mourir -- Pt. 7: 24-26 August 1944. Liberating the rooftops -- Libération, not Liberation
Control code
430052028
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
xvi, 524 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781594202421
Lccn
2009039650
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)430052028
Label
Americans in Paris : life and death under Nazi occupation, Charles Glass
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : HarperPress, c2009
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Pt. 1: 14 June 1940. The American mayor of Paris -- The bookseller -- The Countess from Ohio -- All blood runs red -- 'Le Millionnaire américain' -- The Yankee doctor -- Pt. 2: 1940. Bookshop row -- Americans at Vichy -- Back to Paris -- In love with love -- A French prisoner with the Americans -- American grandees -- Polly's Paris -- Rugged individualists -- Germany's confidential American agent -- Pt. 3: 1941. The coldest winter -- Time to go? -- New perils in Paris -- Utopia in Les Landes -- To resist, to collaborate or to endure -- Enemy aliens -- Pt. 4: 1942. First round-up -- The Vichy web -- The second round-up -- 'Inturned' -- Uniting Africa -- Americans go to war -- Murphy forgets a friend -- Alone at Vittel -- The Bedaux Dossier -- Pt. 5: 1943. Murphy vesus Bedaux -- Sylvia's war -- German agents? -- A hospital at war -- The adolescent spy -- Clara under suspicion -- Calumnies -- Pt. 6: 1944. The trial of citizen Bedaux -- The underground railway -- Conspiracies -- Springtime in Paris -- The Marquis to arms! -- Résistants unmasked -- Via Dolorosa -- Schwarze Kappelle -- Slaves of the Reich -- One family now -- The Paris front -- Tout Mourir -- Pt. 7: 24-26 August 1944. Liberating the rooftops -- Libération, not Liberation
Control code
430052028
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
xvi, 524 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781594202421
Lccn
2009039650
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)430052028

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