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Resistance women : a novel / by Jennifer Chiaverini.

Resistance women : a novel

Chiaverini, Jennifer, author. (Author).

Available copies

  • 0 copies at Grand Rapids Public Library

Current holds

    10 current holds with 8 total copies
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Main Fiction Chiaverini (Text) 31307023899638 Express Checked out 07/05/2019
Main Fiction Chiaverini (Text) 31307023899646 New Checked out 07/12/2019
Ottawa Hills Fiction Chiaverini (Text) 31307023927256 New Checked out 07/16/2019
Seymour Fiction Chiaverini (Text) 31307023899620 New Checked out 07/17/2019
Van Belkum Fiction Chiaverini (Text) 31307023927249 New Checked out 07/03/2019
West Leonard Fiction Chiaverini (Text) 31307023899612 New Checked out 07/02/2019
Westside Fiction Chiaverini (Text) 31307023927231 New Checked out 07/05/2019
Yankee Clipper Fiction Chiaverini (Text) 31307023899604 New Checked out 07/13/2019

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062841100
  • ISBN: 0062841106
  • ISBN: 9780062841124
  • ISBN: 0062841122
  • Physical Description: 594 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2019]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references on pages [593]-594.
Summary, etc.:
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.
Subject: Harnack-Fish, Mildred, 1902-1943 > Fiction.
Women spies > United States > Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 > Underground movements > Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 > Women > Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 > Germany > Berlin > Fiction.
Government, Resistance to > Germany$vFiction.
Nineteen thirties > Fiction.
Nineteen forties > Fiction.
Germany > History > 1933-1945 > Fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.
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