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The Resource A special mission : Hitler's secret plot to seize the Vatican and kidnap Pope Pius XII, Dan Kurzman

A special mission : Hitler's secret plot to seize the Vatican and kidnap Pope Pius XII, Dan Kurzman

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A special mission : Hitler's secret plot to seize the Vatican and kidnap Pope Pius XII
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A special mission
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Hitler's secret plot to seize the Vatican and kidnap Pope Pius XII
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Dan Kurzman
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eng
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In September 1943, Adolf Hitler, furious at the ouster of Mussolini, sent German troops into Rome and ordered SS General Karl Wolff, who had been Heinrich Himmler's chief aide, to occupy the Vatican and kidnap (and perhaps kill) Pope Pius XII. At the same time, plans were being made to deport Rome's Jews to Auschwitz. Wolff began playing a dangerous game: stalling Hitler's plot against the pope, whom he hoped would save him from the noose in case Germany lost the war. To save Pius, Wolff and fellow conspirators blackmailed him into silence when the Jews were rounded up, hoping that Hitler would rescind his order
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Kurzman, Dan
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Read by George K. Wilson
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Wilson, George K
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  • Political kidnapping
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
  • Germany
  • Vatican City
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A special mission : Hitler's secret plot to seize the Vatican and kidnap Pope Pius XII, Dan Kurzman
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Unabridged.
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9780792749691
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A special mission : Hitler's secret plot to seize the Vatican and kidnap Pope Pius XII, Dan Kurzman
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unknown
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digital storage
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other
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  • sz
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rdacarrier.
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spoken word
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  • spw
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rdacontent.
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MWT11399002
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Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (9hr., 03 min.))
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unknown
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  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
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not applicable
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9780792749691
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(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown
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audio
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rdamedia.
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  • s
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digital.
Publisher number
MWT11399002
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unknown
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access
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sound
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digital recording
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  • other
  • remote
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other
Stock number
11399002
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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not applicable
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