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Author Kladstrup, Don, author.

Title Wine and war: the French, the Nazis, and the battle for France's greatest treasure [Hoopla electronic resource] / Don and Petie Kladstrup.

Edition Unabridged.
Imprint [United States] : Tantor Media, Inc. : Made available through hoopla, 2012.
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Description 1 online resource (1 audio file (600 min.)) : digital.
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Cast Read by Todd McLaren.
Summary In 1940, France fell to the Nazis and almost immediately the German army began a campaign of pillaging one of the assets the French hold most dear, their wine. Like others in the French Resistance, winemakers mobilized to oppose their occupiers, but the tale of their extraordinary efforts has remained largely unknown-until now. This is the thrilling and harrowing story of the French wine producers who undertook ingenious, daring measures to save their cherished crops and bottles as the Germans closed in on them. Wine and War illuminates a compelling, little-known chapter of history, and stands as a tribute to those extraordinary individuals who waged a battle that, in a very real way, saved the spirit of France.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject World War, 1939-1945 -- Underground movements -- France. -- Sound recordings.
Wine and wine making -- France -- History -- 20th century. -- Sound recordings.
World War, 1939-1945 -- France. -- Sound recordings.
France -- History -- German occupation, 1940-1945.
Added Author Kladstrup, Petie, author.
McLaren, Todd Parker, narrator.
hoopla digital.
ISBN 9781452626673 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
1452626677 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Music No. MWT11322771
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