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Author Kaiser, Charles, author.

Title The cost of courage / Charles Kaiser.

Publication Info. New York : Other Press, [2015]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    940.5344 KAI    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    940.5344 KAI    Available
 PAS Hastings Branch Non-Fiction    940.5344 KAI    Available
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Description 278 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-261) and index.
Contents Prologue -- Part I -- Part II -- Afterword -- Acknowledgments -- Principal Actors -- Notes -- Select Bibliography -- Photo Credits -- Index
Summary In the autumn of 1943, André Boulloche became de Gaulle's military delegate in Paris, coordinating all the Resistance movements in the nine northern regions of France only to be betrayed by one of his associates, arrested, wounded by the Gestapo, and taken prisoner. His sisters carried on the fight without him until the end of the war. Boulloche survived three concentration camps and later became a prominent French politician who devoted the rest of his life to reconciliation of France and Germany. This is the first time the family has cooperated to recount their extraordinary ordeal.
Subject World War, 1939-1945 -- Underground movements -- France -- Biography.
France -- History -- German occupation, 1940-1945 -- Biography.
Audibert-Boulloche, Christiane.
Katlama, Jacqueline Boulloche, 1918-1994.
Boulloche, André.
Guerrillas -- France -- Biography.
Genre/Form Biographies.
ISBN 9781590516140 (hardcover)
1590516141 (hardcover)
9781590516157 (e-book)

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