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Author Brysac, Shareen Blair.

Title Resisting Hitler : Mildred Harnack and the Red Orchestra / Shareen Blair Brysac.

Published New York : Oxford University Press, 2000.

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 UniM Bail  943.086092 BRYS    AVAILABLE
Physical description xi, 498 pages : illustrations, map ; 25 cm
Notes "The life and death of an American woman in Nazi Germany"--Jacket.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 453-474) and index.
Summary As member of a Nazi resistance group dubbed the Red Orchestra, Mildred Fish-Harnack was sent to the guillotine by Hitler in 1943, the only American woman executed as an underground conspirator. Finally, her courageous story is told here--based on interviews with those close to her as well as newly released German, Soviet KGB, FBI, and CIA files. 19 photos.
Subject Harnack-Fish, Mildred, 1902-1943.
Rote Kapelle (Resistance group)
English teachers -- Germany -- Biography.
Executions and executioners -- Germany -- History -- 20th century.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Secret service -- Soviet Union.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Underground movements.
Americans -- Germany -- Biography.
Anti-Nazi movement -- Germany.
Variant Title Mildred Harnack and the Red Orchestra.
ISBN 0195132696 (acid-free paper)