Escape to Virginia: from Nazi Germany to Thalhimer's farm

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The History Press,
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2015.
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English
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Jewish teenagers Eva and T#65533;pper desperately searched for an escape from the stranglehold of 1930s Nazi Germany. They studied agriculture at the Gross Breesen Institute and hoped to secure visas to gain freedom from the tyranny around them. Richmond department store owner William B. Thalhimer created a safe haven on a rural Virginia farm where Eva and T#65533;pper would find refuge. Discover the remarkable true story of two young German Jews who endured the emotional torture of their adolescence, journeyed to freedom and ultimately confronted the evil that could not destroy their spirit. Author Robert H. Gillette retells this harrowing narrative that is sure to inspire generations to come.
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subject_facet Hyde Park Farm (Burkeville, Va.) -- History, Thalhimer, William B., -- 1888-1969
title_display Escape to Virginia : from Nazi Germany to Thalhimer's farm
title_full Escape to Virginia : from Nazi Germany to Thalhimer's farm / Robert H. Gillette
title_short Escape to Virginia :
title_sub from Nazi Germany to Thalhimer's farm
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