The Resource The Dutch resistance revealed : the inside story of courage and betrayal, Jos Scharrer, (electronic resource)

The Dutch resistance revealed : the inside story of courage and betrayal, Jos Scharrer, (electronic resource)

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The Dutch resistance revealed : the inside story of courage and betrayal
Title
The Dutch resistance revealed
Title remainder
the inside story of courage and betrayal
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Jos Scharrer
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Language
eng
Summary
The Dutch resistance movement during the Nazi occupation was bedevilled by treachery, betrayal and poor organization and support from London. Despite these serious problems, the brave men and women of the Dutch resistance who refused to accept domination by their brutal oppressors, made a significant contribution to the war effort albeit at a terrible cost. Their contribution which included escape routes for Allied aircrew and acts of sabotage has been largely over-looked.While the author focuses on the activity and fate of her husbands father, Henry Scharrer, her superbly researched book ranges far wider.As well as introducing a large cast of resistance workers, double agents and Nazis, she describes many of the operations, successful and disastrous, and analyses the results. Too often, as in Henry Scharrers case, the outcome was tragic.This gripping true account of extraordinary heroism and betrayal demonstrates both the best and worst of human conduct in extreme conditions
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Midwest
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Scharrer, Jos
Dewey number
940.53/492
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Electronic books
  • Netherlands
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adult
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The Dutch resistance revealed : the inside story of courage and betrayal, Jos Scharrer, (electronic resource)
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Isbn
9781526728142
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(electronic bk.)
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computer
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rdamedia
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  • c
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13059692
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MWT13059692
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remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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The Dutch resistance revealed : the inside story of courage and betrayal, Jos Scharrer, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781526728142
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
13059692
Publisher number
MWT13059692
Specific material designation
remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web

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