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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

Label
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
Creator
Contributor
Publisher
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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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
Award
Amelia Bloomer List, 2012
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
392485
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
940.54/850922
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
D810.W7
LC item number
A85 2011
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1180
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Women of action
Target audience
adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
26 stories of espionage, sabotage, resistance, and rescue
Label
Women heroes of World War II : 26 stories of espionage, sabotage, resistance, and rescue, Kathryn J. Atwood
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Cover and interior design: Sarah Olson "--t.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 255-258) and index
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 : Irish heroine of the Danish resistance -- Ebba Lund : the girl with the red cap -- Noor Inayat Khan : royal agent -- Nancy Wake : the white mouse -- Pearl Witherington : the courier who became a leader -- Virginia Hall : the most dangerous allied agent -- Muriel Phillips : U.S. Army nurse -- Marlene Dietrich : "the only important thing" -- Maria Gulovich : Slovak for the OSS -- Martha Gellhorn : war correspondent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
266 p.
Isbn
9781556529610
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010041830
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)617445780
Label
Women heroes of World War II : 26 stories of espionage, sabotage, resistance, and rescue, Kathryn J. Atwood
Publication
Note
"Cover and interior design: Sarah Olson "--t.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 255-258) and index
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 : Irish heroine of the Danish resistance -- Ebba Lund : the girl with the red cap -- Noor Inayat Khan : royal agent -- Nancy Wake : the white mouse -- Pearl Witherington : the courier who became a leader -- Virginia Hall : the most dangerous allied agent -- Muriel Phillips : U.S. Army nurse -- Marlene Dietrich : "the only important thing" -- Maria Gulovich : Slovak for the OSS -- Martha Gellhorn : war correspondent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
266 p.
Isbn
9781556529610
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010041830
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)617445780

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