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Yomtov, Nelson

Summary: "Story of men who tunneled to escape a German prisoner-of-war camp. Learn about the planners, task leaders, and key players of the escape from Stalag Luft III"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Press, a capstone imprint 2017

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2 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 940.54 YOM

Deem, James M

Summary: "This absorbing and captivating nonfiction account (with never-before-published photographs) offers readers an in-depth anthropological and historical look into the lives of those who suffered and survived Breendonk concentration camp during the Holocaustof World War II"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2015

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 940.53 DEE

Humbert, Agnès.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury 2008

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.5344 HUM

Dando-Collins, Stephen

Summary: "Oflag 64, a World War II prisoner of war (POW) camp based in Schubin, Poland, was speculated to be one of the only POW camps set up exclusively for U.S. Army ground component officers. About 150 American officers lived in the camp in 1943, and by 1945, that number had expanded to 1,500. When the German commandant Colonel Fritz Schneider received orders to march all of his prisoners to west...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2017

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 940.54 DAN

Summary: Where eagles dare: Commandos charged with freeing a U.S. general from an Alpine fortress should trust nothing -- including their own search-and-rescue orders.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Turner Entertainment Co. 2010

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Handy, Edward A.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperion 2004

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.54 HAN

Bailey, Catherine

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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McCann, Hugh Wray.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Arbor Cove Press 2011

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.54 NICHOLAS, JOHNNY MCC

Spinelli, Angelo M.

Contents: Angelo Spinelli's narrative and photographs -- North Africa -- Captured! -- Stalag IIIB-Fürstenberg/Oder -- Stalag IIIA-Luckenwalde -- Liberation and home -- Civilian Spinelli and his photographs.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Fordham University Press 2004

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Bannister, Nonna

Contents: Boarding the train -- Baby Sarah -- Before the Holocaust -- Move to Taganrog -- Move to Rostov-on-Don -- A day in the park -- The depression in Russia: Stalin's power -- Winter vacation with babushka at the dacha -- Our journey by train -- Homecoming welcome -- Our fun time begins -- Christmas church service -- Christmas Day 1932 -- Reflections on childhood -- Back to reality: 1933 -- Troubled...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tyndale House Publishers 2009

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.5318 BANNISTER, NONNA BAN

Tyler, Leslie J.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crystal Pub. 1992

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1 available in Reference, Call number: NEL 940.544 TYL

Nichol, John

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2003

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.5472 NIC

Ramati, Alexander

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: F. Watts 1986

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Brickhill, Paul.

Summary: Records the efforts of six hundred British and American officers to escape from a Nazi prison camp.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton 2004

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.54 BRI

Summary: Based on the memoirs of an imprisoned French resistance leader, this unbelievably taut and methodical marvel follows the fictional Fontaine's single-minded pursuit of freedom, detailing the planning and carrying out of his escape with gripping precision.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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Wein, Elizabeth.

Summary: When young American pilot Rose Justice is captured by Nazis and sent to Ravensbrück, the notorious women's concentration camp, she finds hope in the impossible through the loyalty, bravery, and friendship of her fellow prisoners.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperion 2013

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC WEI

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA Fiction Wein 2013

Harding, Stephen

Summary: Documents the 1945 efforts of U.S. and German soldiers to rescue fourteen prominent French prisoners from an SS-guarded castle in the Austrian Alps, sharing insights into the motives behind the unlikely alliance.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Da Capo Press, A Member of the Perseus Books Group 2013

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.5421 HAR

Rasmussen, Randall L.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sunstone Press 2003

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 940.547 Rasmussen

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.5472 RAS

Summary: Noted German director Volker Schlondorff's (The Tin Drum) highly compelling The Ninth Day provides a unique examination of historical events that took place during the Holocaust.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Kino on Video 2005

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1 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN NIN

Bannister, Nonna

Summary: For half a century, a terrible secret lay hidden, locked in a trunk in an attic... photos, official documents, and scraps of a diary written by a young girl. The time has come when I must share my life story... some facts from the past that could make a contribution, however small it may be, to the history of mankind. The Secret Holocaust Diaries is a haunting eyewitness account of Nonna...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Oasis Audio 2009

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Buergenthal, Thomas.

Summary: Thomas Buergenthal, now a Judge in the International Court of Justice in The Hague, tells his astonishing experiences as a young boy in his memoir. Arriving at Auschwitz at age 10 after surviving two ghettos and a labor camp, he became separated first from his mother and then his father but managed by his wits and some remarkable strokes of luck to survive on his own. Almost two years after his...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 2009

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.5318 BUERGENTHAL, THOMAS BUE

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1 available in Stacks, Call number: B Buergenthal Bue

Jenoff, Pam.

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Summary: 1945. Surviving the brutality of a Nazi prison camp, Marta is lucky to have escaped with her life. When the American soldier she plans to wed is killed in a plane crash, she discovers she is pregnant, and marries a British diplomat in an attempt to create a happier life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Mira 2008

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Childers, Thomas

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: H. Holt 2003

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.53 CHI

Levi, Primo.

Summary: In 1943, Primo Levi, a twenty-five-year-old chemist and "Italian citizen of Jewish race," was arrested by Italian fascists and deported from his native Turin to Auschwitz. Survival in Auschwitz is Levi's classic account of his ten months in the German death camp, a harrowing story of systematic cruelty and miraculous endurance. Remarkable for its simplicity, restraint, compassion, and even wit,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 1996

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.5318 LEV