The Resource The plot to kill Hitler : Dietrich Bonhoeffer, pastor, spy, unlikely hero, Patricia McCormick

The plot to kill Hitler : Dietrich Bonhoeffer, pastor, spy, unlikely hero, Patricia McCormick

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The plot to kill Hitler : Dietrich Bonhoeffer, pastor, spy, unlikely hero
Title
The plot to kill Hitler
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Dietrich Bonhoeffer, pastor, spy, unlikely hero
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Patricia McCormick
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eng
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Perfect for fans of suspenseful nonfiction such as books by Steve Sheinkin, this is a page-turning narrative about Dietrich Bonhoeffer, a pastor and pacifist who became an unlikely hero during World War II and took part in a plot to kill Hitler. Written by two-time National Book Award finalist Patricia McCormick, author of Sold and Never Fall Down and coauthor of the young reader's edition of I Am Malala. It was April 5, 1943, and the Gestapo would arrive any minute. Dietrich Bonhoeffer had been expecting this day for a long time. He had put his papers in order-and left a few notes specifically for Hitler's men to see. Two SS agents climbed the stairs and told the boyish-looking Bonhoeffer to come with them. He calmly said good-bye to his parents, put his Bible under his arm, and left. Upstairs there was proof, in his own handwriting, that this quiet young minister was part of a conspiracy to kill Adolf Hitler. This compelling, brilliantly researched account includes the remarkable discovery that Bonhoeffer was one of the first people to provide evidence to the Allies that Jews were being deported to death camps. It takes readers from his privileged early childhood to the studies and travel that would introduce him to peace activists around the world-eventually putting this gentle, scholarly pacifist on a deadly course to assassinate one of the most ruthless dictators in history. The Plot to Kill Hitler provides fascinating insights into what makes someone stand up for what's right when no one else is standing with you. It is a question that every generation must answer again and again
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technical information on music
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RECBC
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1956-
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McCormick, Patricia
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230/.044092
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7 years and up
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biography
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Narrated by Adam Verner
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Verner, Adam
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  • Bonhoeffer, Dietrich
  • Hitler, Adolf
  • Clergy
  • Anti-Nazi movement
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juvenile
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The plot to kill Hitler : Dietrich Bonhoeffer, pastor, spy, unlikely hero, Patricia McCormick
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spoken word
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 sound file (02 hr., 41 min.))
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online
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9780062570246
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Z100116087
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51474E0A-685D-426E-B674-F5DA12915153
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The plot to kill Hitler : Dietrich Bonhoeffer, pastor, spy, unlikely hero, Patricia McCormick
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Publication
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  • OverDrive Audiobook
  • Electronic resource
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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not applicable
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unknown
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spoken word
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  • spw
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rdacontent
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  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (02 hr., 41 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780062570246
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
Z100116087
Quality assurance targets
unknown
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access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
51474E0A-685D-426E-B674-F5DA12915153
System control number
  • (OCoLC)958879397
  • ocn958879397
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not applicable
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