Sophie Scholl and the White Rose / Annette Dumbach & Jud Newborn
Contributor(s): Dumbach, Annette E. (Annette Eberly). Shattering the German night | Newborn, Jud [author.].Material type: BookPublisher: London, England : Oneworld Publications, 2018Copyright date: ©2018Edition: 75th anniversary edition; Revised, updated anniversary edition.Description: xv, 238 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 20 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 1786072505; 9781786072504.Uniform titles: Shattering the German night Subject(s): Scholl, Sophie, 1921-1943 | Weisse Rose (Resistance group) | Anti-Nazi movement | Munich (Germany) -- HistoryDDC classification: 943.086092
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:
This is the gripping story of the five Munich university students who set up an underground resistance movement in World War II, featured in the award-winning Oscar-nominated film, Sophie Scholl - The Final Days. This 75th anniversary edition commemorates the 75 years since their arrest & execution in 1943. This updated edition includes a new preface and more photos.
Originally published by Little, Brown in 1986 as: Shattering the German night : the story of the White Rose.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 228-232) and index.
Preface to 75th anniversary edition -- Foreword / Studs Terkel -- Sophie Scholl and the White Rose -- Appendices (1: Leaflets of the White Rose ; 2: List of indicted members of the White Rose ; 3: Transcript of the indictment ; 4: Transcript of the sentences ; 5: Article in Munchner Neuste Nachrichten ; 6: Article in the Volkischer Beobachter ; 7. Radio series "German listeners," Thomas Mann ; 8: Leaflet issued by National Committee for a Free Germany)
An account of the German resistance to the Third Reich as experienced by five university students and their professor who, as the White Rose group, launched a secret campaign against the Third Reich. The story was made into a movie (Sophie Scholl, the last days.).
Table of contents provided by Syndetics
- List of illustrations (p. ix)
- Preface to 75th Anniversary Edition (p. xi)
- Foreword (p. xv)
- Sophie Scholl and the White Rose (p. 1)
- 1 Leaflets of the White Rose (p. 186)
- 2 List of Indicted members of the White Rose (p. 206)
- 3 Transcript of the Indictment (p. 207)
- 4 Transcript of the Sentences (p. 214)
- 5 Article in Münchner Neueste Nachrichten (p. 218)
- 6 Article in Völkischer Beobachter (p. 219)
- 7 Radio Series "German Listeners," Thomas Mann (p. 221)
- 8 Leaflet issued by National Committee for Free Germany (p. 222)
- Acknowledgments (p. 225)
- Sources (p. 228)
- Index (p. 233)