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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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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

Edmonds, Chris (Christopher Waring)

Summary: "Part contemporary detective story, part World War II historical narrative, No Surrender is theinspiring truestory of Roddie Edmonds, a Knoxville-born enlistee who risked his life during the final days of World War II to save others from murderous Nazis, and the lasting effects his actions had on thousands of lives--then and now. Captured in the Battle of the Bulge, Master Sergeant Roddie...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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Shipman, James D

Summary: "Based on the true story of General Patton's clandestine unauthorized raid on a World War II POW camp. March, 1945. Allied forces are battle-worn but wearily optimistic. Russia's Red Army is advancing hard on Germany from the east, bolstering Allied troops moving in from the west and north. Soon, surely, Axis forces must accept defeat. Yet for Captain Jim Curtis, each day is a reminder of how...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kensington Books 2019

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SHI

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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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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1 available in Action / Adventure DVDs, Call number: DVD ACTION/ADVENTURE ESS

Kershaw, Alex.

Summary: "On the morning of December 16, 1944, eighteen men of the Intelligence and Reconnaissance platoon attached to the 99th Infantry Division found themselves directly in the path of the main thrust of Hitler's massive Ardennes offensive. Despite being vastly outnumbered, they were told to hold their position "at all costs." Throughout the day, the platoon repulsed three large German assaults in a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Da Capo 2006

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

Bailey, Catherine

Summary: "An enthralling story of one family's extraordinary courage and resistance amidst the horrors of war from the New York Times bestselling author of The Secret Rooms. As war swept across Europe in 1940, the idyllic life of Fey von Hassell seemed a world away from the conflict. The daughter of Ulrich von Hassell, Hitler's Ambassador to Italy, her marriage to Italian aristocrat Detalmo...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2019

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 940.53 BAI

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

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

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

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

Brickhill, Paul.

1 hold on 1 copy

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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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 JT Fiction, Call number: JT Fiction Wein 2013

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

Magida, Arthur J.

2 holds on 1 copy

Summary: "The dramatic story of Noor Inayat Khan, secret agent for the British in occupied France. During the critical summer months of 1943, Noor Inayat Khan was the only wireless operator transmitting secret messages from Nazi-occupied France to the Special Operations Executive in England. She was a most unlikely spy. As the daughter of an Indian mystic, raised in a household devoted to peaceful...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton & Company 2020

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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

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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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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Ramati, Alexander

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: F. Watts 1986

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Nichol, John

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2003

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

McQueen, Steve

Summary: The true story of seventy-six allied airmen who plot a massive escape from Stalag 3, a maximum security prison in World War II.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Criterion Distribution 2020

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Summary: A group of American G.I.s in a POW camp suspect a spy is among them.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount Pictures 2006

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