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The Resource Louise's chance, Sarah R. Shaber

Louise's chance, Sarah R. Shaber

Label
Louise's chance
Title
Louise's chance
Statement of responsibility
Sarah R. Shaber
Title variation
Louises chance
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
1940s, Washington DC. Government girl Louise gets her big chance, when she is tasked with recruiting German POWs for a secret mission inside Nazi Germany Government girl Louise Pearlie has a new job inside the OSS - the Office of Strategic Services: recruiting German prisoners-of-war for a secret mission inside Nazi Germany. It's a big chance for her, and Louise hopes she can finally escape her filing and typing duties. With the job come two new colleagues: Alice Osborne, a propaganda expert, and Merle Ellison, a forger from Texas who just happens to speak fluent German. But when the three arrive at Fort Meade camp, to interview the first German POWs to arrive there, their mission is beset by complications. Only one of the prisoners speaks English, the army officer in charge of the camp is an alcoholic and two prisoners disappeared on the ship bringing the Germans to the states. Were their deaths suicide? Officially, yes. But Louise can't help but have her doubts..
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Summary
1940s, Washington DC. Government girl Louise Pearlie has a new job: recruiting German prisoners-of-war for a secret mission inside Nazi Germany. It’s a big chance for her, but from the outset the mission is beset by complications - including the deaths of two prisoners. Officially, it was suicide, but Louise can't help but have her doubts . .
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10461237
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shaber, Sarah R
Dewey number
813
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
The Louise Pearlie series
Series volume
[5]
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pearlman, Joan
  • United States
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Pearls
  • Widows
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Prisoners of war
Target audience
adult
Label
Louise's chance, Sarah R. Shaber
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000056408953
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First world edition.
Extent
180 pages
Isbn
9780727885524
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)929951695
Label
Louise's chance, Sarah R. Shaber
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000056408953
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First world edition.
Extent
180 pages
Isbn
9780727885524
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)929951695

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