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Author Schott, Hanna, 1959- author.

Title Love in a time of hate : the story of Magda and André Trocmé and the village that said no to the Nazis / Hanna Schott ; translated by John D. Roth.

Publication Info. Harrisonburg, Virginia : Herald Press, [2017]
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 Nichols Adult Nonfiction  940.5318092 SCH    AVAILABLE
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Description 271 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Summary Love in a Time of Hate tells the gripping tale of Magda and Andre Trocme, the couple that transformed a small town in the mountains of southern France into a place of safety during the Holocaust. At great risk to their own lives, the Trocmes led efforts in Le Chambon-sur-Lignon to hide more than three thousand Jewish children and adults who were fleeing the Nazis. In this astonishing story of courage, romance, and resistance, learn what prompted Andre and Magda to risk everything for the sake of strangers who showed up at their door. Building on the story told in Lest Innocent Blood Be Shed, German journalist Hanna Schott portrays a vivid story of resisting evil and sheltering refugees with striking resonance for today.
Subject Trocmé, André, 1901-1971.
Trocmé, Magda, 1901-1996.
Righteous Gentiles in the Holocaust -- France -- Le Chambon-sur-Lignon -- Biography.
Pacifists -- France -- Le Chambon-sur-Lignon -- Biography.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- France -- Le Chambon-sur-Lignon.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Jews -- Rescue -- France -- Le Chambon-sur-Lignon.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Underground movements -- France -- Le Chambon-sur-Lignon.
Le Chambon-sur-Lignon (France) -- History -- 20th century.
Added Author Roth, J. D. (John D.), translator.
Added Title Von Liebe und Widerstand. English.
ISBN 9781513801254 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1513801252 (pbk. : alk. paper)
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