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The Resource CHARLOTTE DELBO : A LIFE RECLAIMED, Ghislaine Dunant ; translated and with an introduction by Kathryn M. Lachman

CHARLOTTE DELBO : A LIFE RECLAIMED, Ghislaine Dunant ; translated and with an introduction by Kathryn M. Lachman

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CHARLOTTE DELBO : A LIFE RECLAIMED
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CHARLOTTE DELBO
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A LIFE RECLAIMED
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Ghislaine Dunant ; translated and with an introduction by Kathryn M. Lachman
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  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
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"In 1943, Charlotte Delbo and 229 other women were deported to a station with no name, which they later learned was Auschwitz. Arrested for resisting the Nazi occupation of Paris, Delbo was sent to the camps, enduring both Auschwitz and Ravensbrück for twenty-seven months. She sustained herself by reciting Molière and resolved to someday write a book about herself and her fellow deportees, a stunning work called None of Us Will Return. After the camps, Delbo devoted her life to the art of writing and the duty of witnessing, fiercely advocating for the power of the arts to testify against despotism and tyranny. Ghislaine Dunant's unforgettable biography of Delbo, La vie retrouvaee (2016), captivated French readers and was awarded the Prix Femina. Now translated into English for the first time, Charlotte Delbo: A Life Reclaimed depicts Delbo's lifelong battles as a working-class woman, as a survivor, as a leftist who broke from the Communist Party, and most of all, as a writer whose words compelled othersto see"--
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individual biography
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Dunant, Ghislaine
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non fiction
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bibliography
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Lachman, Kathryn
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  • Delbo, Charlotte
  • Authors, French
  • Auschwitz (Concentration camp)
  • Political prisoners
  • Political prisoners
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CHARLOTTE DELBO : A LIFE RECLAIMED, Ghislaine Dunant ; translated and with an introduction by Kathryn M. Lachman
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rdacarrier
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
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BK0027097279
Isbn
9781625345783
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: PAP
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2020053358
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unmediated
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rdamedia
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CHARLOTTE DELBO : A LIFE RECLAIMED, Ghislaine Dunant ; translated and with an introduction by Kathryn M. Lachman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
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  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
BK0027097279
Isbn
9781625345783
Isbn Type
: PAP
Lccn
2020053358
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
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