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The Resource Avenue of spies : a true story of terror, espionage, and one American family's heroic resistance in Nazi-occupied France, Alex Kershaw

Avenue of spies : a true story of terror, espionage, and one American family's heroic resistance in Nazi-occupied France, Alex Kershaw

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Avenue of spies : a true story of terror, espionage, and one American family's heroic resistance in Nazi-occupied France
Title
Avenue of spies
Title remainder
a true story of terror, espionage, and one American family's heroic resistance in Nazi-occupied France
Statement of responsibility
Alex Kershaw
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Documents the story of American doctor Sumner Jackson in Nazi-occupied Paris and his life-risking espionage contributions to the French resistance during World War II
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kershaw, Alex
Dewey number
940.53/44361092313
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jackson, Sumner Waldron
  • Jackson, Sumner Waldron
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Spies
  • Americans
  • Physicians
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Paris (France)
  • France
  • HISTORY / Europe / Western
  • HISTORY / Modern / 20th Century
  • TRUE CRIME / Espionage
Label
Avenue of spies : a true story of terror, espionage, and one American family's heroic resistance in Nazi-occupied France, Alex Kershaw
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-271) and index
Contents
PART ONE. CITY OF DARKNESS -- THE FALL -- TO SAVE FRANCE -- THE FOURTEENTH -- DAY TRIPPERS -- SPIES OF SUMMER -- WINGED VICTORY -- PART TWO. ARMIES OF THE NIGHT -- ON DOCTOR'S ORDERS -- AVENUE BOCHE -- THE SHADOW GAME -- NUMBER 11 -- THE LAST SUMMER -- THE LAST METRO -- PART THREE. NIGHT AND FOG -- GUESTS OF THE REICH -- THE COUP : JULY 20, 1944 -- AVA MARIA -- DAYS OF GLORY -- NIGHT AND FOG -- NEUENGAMME -- DELIVERANCE -- PART FOUR. AFTER THE FALL -- ONE DAY IN MAY -- HIS MAJESTY'S SERVICE -- JUSTICE --EPILOGUE: LES INVALIDES
Control code
BK0016025907
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 286 pages
Isbn
9780804140034
Lccn
2015016861
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Avenue of spies : a true story of terror, espionage, and one American family's heroic resistance in Nazi-occupied France, Alex Kershaw
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-271) and index
Contents
PART ONE. CITY OF DARKNESS -- THE FALL -- TO SAVE FRANCE -- THE FOURTEENTH -- DAY TRIPPERS -- SPIES OF SUMMER -- WINGED VICTORY -- PART TWO. ARMIES OF THE NIGHT -- ON DOCTOR'S ORDERS -- AVENUE BOCHE -- THE SHADOW GAME -- NUMBER 11 -- THE LAST SUMMER -- THE LAST METRO -- PART THREE. NIGHT AND FOG -- GUESTS OF THE REICH -- THE COUP : JULY 20, 1944 -- AVA MARIA -- DAYS OF GLORY -- NIGHT AND FOG -- NEUENGAMME -- DELIVERANCE -- PART FOUR. AFTER THE FALL -- ONE DAY IN MAY -- HIS MAJESTY'S SERVICE -- JUSTICE --EPILOGUE: LES INVALIDES
Control code
BK0016025907
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 286 pages
Isbn
9780804140034
Lccn
2015016861
Other physical details
illustrations

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