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The Resource Resistance women : a novel, Jennifer Chaiverini

Resistance women : a novel, Jennifer Chaiverini

Label
Resistance women : a novel
Title
Resistance women
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Jennifer Chaiverini
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After Wisconsin graduate student Mildred Fish marries brilliant German economist Arvid Harnack, she accompanies him to his German homeland, where a promising future awaits. In the thriving intellectual culture of 1930s Berlin, the newlyweds create a rich new life filled with love, friendships, and rewarding work--but the rise of a malevolent new political faction inexorably changes their fate. As Adolf Hitler and his Nazi Party wield violence and lies to seize power, Mildred, Arvid, and their friends resolve to resist. Mildred gathers intelligence for her American contacts, including Martha Dodd, the vivacious and very modern daughter of the US ambassador. Her German friends, aspiring author Greta Kuckoff and literature student Sara Weiss, risk their lives to collect information from journalists, military officers, and officials within the highest levels of the Nazi regime. For years, Mildred's network stealthily fights to bring down the Third Reich from within. But when Nazi radio operatives detect an errant Russian signal, the Harnack resistance cell is exposed, with fatal consequences
Summary
Resisting the power grabs of an increasingly formidable Nazi Party in 1930s Berlin, the courageous American wife of a German intellectual and her circle of women friends engage in a clandestine battle to sabotage Hitler's regime
Storyline
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10775887
Cataloging source
WYG
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chiaverini, Jennifer
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Harnack-Fish, Mildred
  • Women spies
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Government, Resistance to
  • Germany
Target audience
general
Label
Resistance women : a novel, Jennifer Chaiverini
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
981 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780062912282
Lccn
2018044622
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1096304775
Label
Resistance women : a novel, Jennifer Chaiverini
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
981 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780062912282
Lccn
2018044622
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1096304775

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