Women Heroes of World War II: 26 Stories of Espionage, Sabotage, Resistance, and Rescue (Women of Action)

Women Heroes of World War II: 26 Stories of Espionage, Sabotage, Resistance, and Rescue (Women of Action)

Kathryn J. Atwood


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Noor Inayat Khan used to be the 1st woman radio operator despatched into occupied France and transferred the most important messages. Johtje Vos, a Dutch housewife, concealed Jews in her domestic and time and again outsmarted the Gestapo. legislations scholar Hannie Schaft turned interested in the main harmful resistance work--sabotage, guns transference, and assassinations. In those pages, younger readers will meet those and lots of different equally brave girls and women who risked their lives to aid defeat the Nazis.

            Twenty-six attractive and suspense-filled tales spread from throughout Germany, Poland, the Netherlands, France, Belgium, Denmark, nice Britain, and the USA, offering an inspiring reminder of ladies and ladies’ refusal to take a seat at the sidelines world wide and all through history.

An evaluate of global conflict II and summaries of every country’s front and involvement within the battle offer a framework for larger knowing every one woman’s exact situations, and assets for additional studying persist with every one profile. Women Heroes of worldwide struggle II is a useful addition to any student’s or historical past buff’s bookshelf.

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