Escape to Virginia : from Nazi Germany to Thalhimer's farm
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Published:
Charleston, SC : The History Press, 2015.
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
252 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Rating:
14-17.
Status:
Hillsboro High - Teen Non-Fiction
975.56 GIL
Description
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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Language:
English
ISBN:
1626199124 (pbk.), 9781626199125 (pbk.)

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Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-245) and index.
Citation/References
Booklist,,020116, p. 34
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"Jewish teenagers Eva and Töpper 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 Töpper would find refuge"--Page 4 of cover.
Target Audience
14-17.
Target Audience
9-12.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Gillette, R. H. (2015). Escape to Virginia: from Nazi Germany to Thalhimer's farm. Charleston, SC: The History Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Gillette, Robert H.. 2015. Escape to Virginia: From Nazi Germany to Thalhimer's Farm. Charleston, SC: The History Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Gillette, Robert H., Escape to Virginia: From Nazi Germany to Thalhimer's Farm. Charleston, SC: The History Press, 2015.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Gillette, Robert H.. Escape to Virginia: From Nazi Germany to Thalhimer's Farm. Charleston, SC: The History Press, 2015. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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