The Boys Who Challenged Hitler: Knud Pedersen and the Churchill Club

By Phillip Hoose

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Publisher Macmillan Imprint Farrar, Straus and Giroux ISBN


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The Boys Who Challenged Hitler: Knud Pedersen and the Churchill Club

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Language: Mild Language,Sexual Content: Mild Sexual Content/Themes,Violence: Mild Violence,Violence: Suicide

2016 Robert F. Sibert Honor Book

Ashamed by adult inaction in Denmark during the 1940 Nazi occupation, Knud Pedersen, his brother, and six other schoolmates began a resistance group that inspired the nation. Maps. Selected bibliography. Notes. Index. Black-and-white photographs, illustrations, and reproductions of archival materials.
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