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Muriel's War: An American Heiress in the Nazi Resistance

Isenberg, Sheila

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ISBN 10: 0230615651 / ISBN 13: 9780230615656
Published by Palgrave Macmillan, New York, 2010
Used Condition: Near Fine Hard Cover
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First edition, December 2010, stated; first printing, full number line. Signed by the author on the title page: "Sheila Isenberg." Book is square and unmarked; corners sharp, tail of spine bumped. The dust jacket is not price-clipped (original price of $28.00 on back panel); Brodart protected. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 007174

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Title: Muriel's War: An American Heiress in the ...

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan, New York

Publication Date: 2010

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition:Near Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Signed: Signed by Author

Edition: 1st Edition

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An American heiress turned resistance hero, Muriel Gardiner was an electrifying woman who impressed everyone she met with her beauty, intelligence, and powerful personality. Her adventurous life led her from Chicago's high society to a Viennese medical school, from Sigmund Freud's inner circle to the Austrian underground. Over the years, she saved countless Jews and anti-fascists, providing shelter and documents ensuring their escape. This remarkable woman's life as a legend of the Austrian Resistance was captured in the movie Julia with Vanessa Redgrave and remains an inspiration to all those who believe that one individual can change the world. Gardiner's astonishing story is told here for the first time in all its variety and unanticipated twists and turns.

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Sheila Isenberg is the author of several books, including A Hero of Our Own: The Story of Varian Fry, named a Notable Book of the Year by the St. Louis Post-Dispatch and featured by the U. S. Holocaust Memorial Museum, and the groundbreaking Women Who Love Men Who Kill. Isenberg is adjunct professor of English at Marist College. She has appeared in many documentaries and on multiple media platforms, including NPR's Morning Edition, CNN's Anderson Cooper, 20/20, The Today Show, and Good Morning America. She lives in New York's Hudson Valley.

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