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Children of the Stars (International Ed.)

作者 Mario Escobar
出版社 HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERS
商品描述 Children of the Stars (International Ed.):FrominternationalbestsellingauthorMarioEscobarcomesastoryofescape,sacrifice,andhopeamidtheperilsofthesecondWorldWar.A

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內容簡介 From international bestselling author Mario Escobar comes a story of escape, sacrifice, and hope amid the perils of the second World War. August 1942. Jacob and Moses Stein, two young Jewish brothers, are staying with their aunt in Paris amid the Nazi occupation. The boys’ parents, well-known German playwrights, have left the brothers in their aunt’s care until they can find safe harbor for their family. But before the Steins can reunite, a great and terrifying roundup occurs. The French gendarmes, under Nazi order, arrest the boys and take them to the Vélodrome d’Hiver—a massive, bleak structure in Paris where thousands of France’s Jews are being forcibly detained. Jacob and Moses know they must flee in order to survive, but they only have a set of letters sent from the south of France to guide them to their parents. Danger lurks around every corner as the boys, with nothing but each other, trek across the occupied country. Along their remarkable journey, they meet strangers and brave souls who put themselves at risk to protect the children—some of whom pay the ultimate price for helping these young refugees of war. This inspiring novel, now available for the first time in English, demonstrates the power of family and the endurance of the human spirit—even through the darkest moments of human history.

作者介紹

作者介紹 Mario Escobar Golderos (Madrid, Spain) has a degree in History, with an advanced studies diploma in Modern History. He has written numerous books and articles about the Inquisition, the Protestant Reformation, and religious sects. He is the directs the magazine Nueva historia para el debate, in addition to being a contributing columnist in various publications. Passionate about history and its mysteries, Escobar has delved into the depths of church history, the different sectarian groups that have struggled therein, and the discovery and colonization of the Americas. He specializes in the lives of unorthodox Spaniards and Americans. Books.

商品規格

書名 / Children of the Stars (International Ed.)
作者 / Mario Escobar
簡介 / Children of the Stars (International Ed.):FrominternationalbestsellingauthorMarioEscobarcomesastoryofescape,sacrifice,andhopeamidtheperilsofthesecondWorldWar.A
出版社 / HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERS
ISBN13 / 9780785235170
ISBN10 / 0785235175
EAN / 9780785235170
誠品26碼 / 2681857222005
尺寸 / 12.7X20.3X2CM
裝訂 / 精裝
頁數 / 368
語言 / 英文
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