Birgitte's War by Elsebeth Schoenberger

By Elsebeth Schoenberger

Birgitte’s battle is the tale of a tender, blameless Danish woman who watches Hitler’s troops typhoon into her city within the spring of 1940. inside of hours, Birgitte’s secure, safe international is changed into a nightmare panorama of brutality, homicide and betrayal. Birgitte is outraged through the Nazi profession of her city, yet what can she do? She’s merely 15! Then one among her favourite lecturers is arrested and tortured. after which Birgitte will get much more ominous information: the Nazis are coming to arrest and deport the relations of Nathan Meyer, the good-looking, wonderful Jewish boy who's Birgitte’s closest friend. fed on through anger and worry for Nathan and his relations, Birgitte makes the choice that may rework her lifestyles and loves: she joins the Danish Resistance.

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