Flying Against the Wind: The Story of a Young Woman who Defied the Nazis
This is the true story of Cato Bontjes van Beek, who defied the Nazis & helped countless Jews escape. As a young girl, she refused to join the Hitler Youth & did everything she could to work quietly against them. Eventually, she was imprisoned by the Nazis & put to death. Chronology of events around the world & in Cato's life, list of further readings, glossary, & index.
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