We Will Not Be Silent: How the White Rose Student Resistance Movement Defied Adolf Hitler

By Russell Freedman

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Publisher Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Imprint Clarion ISBN


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We Will Not Be Silent: How the White Rose Student Resistance Movement Defied Adolf Hitler

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Discrimination: Racial Insensitivity/Racism,Illustrations/Images: Blood/Gore,Sexual Content: Reference/Discussion,Violence: Genocide,Violence: Strong Violence

2017 Robert F. Sibert Award, Honor

For eight months in 1942–43, a group of University of Munich students, led by siblings Hans and Sophie Scholl, sent Hitler’s government into a frenzy—by writing and distributing anti-Nazi leaflets. Source notes. Selected bibliography. Index. Black-and-white photographs and reproductions of historical documents.
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