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The Resource Enemies in love : a German POW, a Black nurse, and an unlikely romance, Alexis Clark

Enemies in love : a German POW, a Black nurse, and an unlikely romance, Alexis Clark

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Enemies in love : a German POW, a Black nurse, and an unlikely romance
Title
Enemies in love
Title remainder
a German POW, a Black nurse, and an unlikely romance
Statement of responsibility
Alexis Clark
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This is a love story like no other. Elinor Powell was an African American nurse in the U.S. military during World War II; Frederick Albert was a soldier in Hitler's army, captured by the Allies and shipped to a prisoner-of-war camp in the Arizona desert. Like most other black nurses, Elinor pulled a second-class assignment, in a dusty, sun-baked--and segregated--Western town. The army figured that the risk of fraternization between black nurses and white German POWs was almost nil. Brought together by unlikely circumstances in a racist world, Elinor and Frederick should have been bitter enemies; but instead, at the height of World War II, they fell in love ... "--Book jacket
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Clark, Alexis
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Albert, Elinor Powell
  • Albert, Frederick
  • African American nurses
  • Prisoners of war
  • Prisoners of war
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Interracial dating
Label
Enemies in love : a German POW, a Black nurse, and an unlikely romance, Alexis Clark
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-232) and index
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
on1000049638
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xvi, 251 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781620971864
Isbn Type
(hc)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)1000049638
Label
Enemies in love : a German POW, a Black nurse, and an unlikely romance, Alexis Clark
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-232) and index
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
on1000049638
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xvi, 251 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781620971864
Isbn Type
(hc)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)1000049638

Library Locations

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      42.7002449 -74.922166
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