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Author Brysac, Shareen Blair.

Title Resisting Hitler : Mildred Harnack and the Red Orchestra / Shareen Blair Brysac
Published New York : Oxford University Press, 2000
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 498 pages) : illustrations, map
Contents Plötzensee -- Transfiguration -- Chum -- Nonconformist -- A radical marriage -- Scholar -- Comrade -- Pilgrim -- Hostess -- Literary figure -- Stranger -- Resister -- Spy? -- Prey -- The woman in cell 25 -- Stalingrad's scapegoat
Summary An account of an American woman who gave her life in the struggle against the Nazi regime. As members of a key resistance group, Mildred and her husband, Arvid Harnack, assisted in the escape of German Jews and political dissidents, and provided economic and military intelligence to the Allies
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 453-474) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Harnack-Fish, Mildred, 1902-1943.
Rote Kapelle (Resistance group)
Americans -- Germany -- Biography.
Anti-Nazi movement -- Germany.
English teachers -- Germany -- Biography.
Executions and executioners -- Germany -- History -- 20th century.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Secret service -- Soviet Union.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Underground movements.
Genre/Form Biography.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0195313534 (electronic book)
0195351029 (electronic bk.)
9780195313536 (electronic book)
9780195351026 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Mildred Harnack and the Red Orchestra