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The Resource The boys who challenged Hitler : [Knud Pedersen and the Churchill Club], by Phillip Hoose, (sound recording)

The boys who challenged Hitler : [Knud Pedersen and the Churchill Club], by Phillip Hoose, (sound recording)

Label
The boys who challenged Hitler : [Knud Pedersen and the Churchill Club]
Title
The boys who challenged Hitler
Title remainder
[Knud Pedersen and the Churchill Club]
Statement of responsibility
by Phillip Hoose
Title variation
Knud Pedersen and the Churchill Club
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"At the outset of World War II, Denmark did not resist German occupation. Deeply ashamed of his nation's leaders, fifteen-year-old Knud Pedersen resolved with his brother and a handful of schoolmates to take action against the Nazis if the adults would not. Naming their secret club after the fiery British leader, the young patriots in the Churchill Club committed countless acts of sabotage, infuriating the Germans, who eventually had the boys tracked down and arrested. But their efforts were not in vain: the boys' exploits and eventual imprisonment helped spark a full-blown Danish resistance. Interweaving his own narrative with the recollections of Knud himself, here is Phil Hoose's inspiring story of these young war heroes"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hoose, Phillip M.
Dewey number
940.53/489083
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Intended audience
Ages 12 years and up
LC call number
  • D802.D4
  • D802.D4
LC item number
  • H645 2015b
  • H645 2015b
Literary text for sound recordings
other
PerformerNote
Narrated by the author and Michael Braun
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Braun, Michael
  • Recorded Books, LLC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pedersen, Knud
  • Churchill-klubben (Ålborg, Denmark)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Boys
  • Middle school students
  • Heroes
  • Sabotage
  • Government, Resistance to
  • Denmark
Target audience
adolescent
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The boys who challenged Hitler : [Knud Pedersen and the Churchill Club], by Phillip Hoose, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Compact disc
  • Subtitle from container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
sky274868898
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
4 sound discs (4 hr., 45 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781490664354
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
C03685
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The boys who challenged Hitler : [Knud Pedersen and the Churchill Club], by Phillip Hoose, (sound recording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Compact disc
  • Subtitle from container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
sky274868898
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
4 sound discs (4 hr., 45 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781490664354
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
C03685
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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