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The Resource And there was light : the extraordinary memoir of a blind hero of the French resistance in World War II, Jacques Lusseyran ; translated from the French by Elizabeth R. Cameron

And there was light : the extraordinary memoir of a blind hero of the French resistance in World War II, Jacques Lusseyran ; translated from the French by Elizabeth R. Cameron

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And there was light : the extraordinary memoir of a blind hero of the French resistance in World War II
Title
And there was light
Title remainder
the extraordinary memoir of a blind hero of the French resistance in World War II
Statement of responsibility
Jacques Lusseyran ; translated from the French by Elizabeth R. Cameron
Title variation
  • Extraordinary memoir of a blind hero of the French resistance in World War II
  • Extraordinary memoir of a blind hero of the French resistance in World War Two
  • Extraordinary memoir of a blind hero of the French resistance in World War 2
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Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
"Autobiography addressing the author's childhood experience of inner spiritual vision after becoming blind as a boy, his forming a boys' resistance group in occupied Paris at age seventeen (which later merged with Défense de la France), and his imprisonment in the Buchenwald concentration camp"--
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Biography type
autobiography
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DLC
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Lusseyran, Jacques
Dewey number
  • 940.53/44092
  • B
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the French
LC call number
  • D802.F8
  • D802.F8
LC item number
  • L773 2014
  • L773 2014
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1907-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Cameron, Elizabeth R.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lusseyran, Jacques
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Prisoners of war
  • Prisoners of war
  • Guerrillas
  • Blind
Label
And there was light : the extraordinary memoir of a blind hero of the French resistance in World War II, Jacques Lusseyran ; translated from the French by Elizabeth R. Cameron
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Clear water of childhood -- Revelation of light -- The cure for blindness -- Running mates and teachers -- My friend Jean -- The visual blind -- The troubled earth -- My country, my war -- The faceless disaster -- The plunge into courage -- The brotherhood of resistance -- Our own defense of France -- Betrayal and arrest -- The road to Buchenwald -- The living and the dead -- My new world
Control code
sky258538026
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Fourth edition, First New World Library edition.
Extent
282 pages [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9781608682690
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013042898
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
And there was light : the extraordinary memoir of a blind hero of the French resistance in World War II, Jacques Lusseyran ; translated from the French by Elizabeth R. Cameron
Publication
Contents
Clear water of childhood -- Revelation of light -- The cure for blindness -- Running mates and teachers -- My friend Jean -- The visual blind -- The troubled earth -- My country, my war -- The faceless disaster -- The plunge into courage -- The brotherhood of resistance -- Our own defense of France -- Betrayal and arrest -- The road to Buchenwald -- The living and the dead -- My new world
Control code
sky258538026
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Fourth edition, First New World Library edition.
Extent
282 pages [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9781608682690
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013042898
Other physical details
illustrations

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