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Author Matthews, Stephen R., 1938- author.

Title The day the Nazis came : the true story of a childhood journey to the dark heart of a German prison camp / Stephen Matthews ; [forewords by Norbert Zeidler, the Lord Mayor of Biberach and Sir Richard Collas, the Bailiff of Guernsey].

Publication Info. New York, NY : Pegasus Books, 2021.


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 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction  New Shelf  92 Matthews,S MAT    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Non-Fiction.
Edition First Pegasus Books cloth edition.
Description xii, 322 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, map ; 22 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 321-322).
Summary By the time Stephen Matthews was six years old, he had been bombarded by the Luftwaffe and deported from Nazi-occupied Guernsey, along with his family, to a prison camp in the heart of Hitler's Third Reich. This memoir is told through Stephen's own experiences as well as writings from his mother's diaries and previously unpublished photos of historical significance.
Subject Matthews, Stephen R., 1938- -- Childhood and youth.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, British.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Guernsey.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons, German.
Genre/Form Personal narratives.
Added Author Zeidler, Norbert, writer of foreword.
Collas, Richard, writer of foreword.
ISBN 9781643136240 (hardcover)
1643136240 (hardcover)

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