Kaip Logo Kaip Scenes
Home | Quick search | Advanced search | Authors | Subjects | Series | Publisher | Your account | New books

Title Enquiry

Click here to reserve this title.
Title The saboteur : the aristocrat who became France's most daring anti-Nazi commando /
Paul Kix.
Author Kix, Paul, author. (1)
Publisher HarperLuxe, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, New York, NY
Published [2017]
ISBN 9780062743367 (large print ; pbk.)
0062743368 (large print ; pbk.)
MARC No ocn981116178
Pages 435 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
Notes "A scion of one of the most storied families in France, Robert de La Rochefoucald was raised in magnificent chateaux and educated in Europe's finest schools. When the Nazis invaded and imprisoned his father, La Rochefoucald escaped to England and learned the dark arts of anarchy and combat--cracking safes and planting bombs and killing with his bare hands--from the officers of Special Operations Executive, the collection of British spies, beloved by Winston Churchill, who altered the war in Europe with tactics that earned it notoriety as the "Ministry of Ungentlemanly Warfare." With his newfound skills, La Rochefoucauld returned to France and organized Resistance cells, blew up fortified..."
Subject La Rochefoucauld, Robert de, 1923-2012. (1)
Guerrillas France Biography. (2)
World War, 1939-1945 Underground movements France (18)
Large type books. (917)
France History German occupation, 1940-1945. (3)
Biographies. (49)
Edition First HarperLuxe edition.
Rating Not rated Add your rating Add your review Add your notes
Holding 1
Location Collection Call Status Reserves Volume
Holdings Dargaville Large Print 940. 53 KIX Issued



Copyright © 1997-2012, Napier Computer Systems Limited. All rights reserved.
Designed by: NCSWebTeam