Kids Library Home

Welcome to the PrairieCat Kids' Library!

Search for books, movies, music, magazines, and more.

Available items only
Author Simpson, Kevin E., author.

Title Soccer under the Swastika : stories of survival and resistance during the Holocaust / Kevin E. Simpson.

Publication Info. Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, [2016]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 DeKalb PL Adult Non-Fiction - DKLY-12  796.334 SIM    AVAILABLE
 Freeport PL Adult Non-Fiction - FPLY-13  796.334094 SIM    AVAILABLE
Description xxix, 315 pages, 20 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Illustrations -- Foreword / Simon Kuper -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- Soccer under the Swastika -- War Minus the Shooting -- The Match of Death -- The Beautiful Game in the KZ -- Genius on the Danube: Requiem for Vienna's "Decadent" Football -- Football in the Polish Killing Fields: Eyewitnesses to Nazi Terror -- The Curious Story of Dutch Soccer during Nazi Occupation -- Ghetto Soccer in Liga Terezin -- After the Catastrophe -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index -- About the Author.
Subject Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) (OCoLC)fst00958866
World War (1939-1945) (OCoLC)fst01180924
Chronological Term 1900-1999
Subject Soccer -- Europe -- History -- 20th century.
Soccer and war -- Europe -- History -- 20th century.
Soccer -- History -- 20th century.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Occupied territories.
National socialism and soccer.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
Jewish soccer players -- History -- 20th century.
Soccer players -- History -- 20th century.
Jewish soccer players. (OCoLC)fst00983010
Military occupation. (OCoLC)fst01021341
National socialism and soccer. (OCoLC)fst01741821
Soccer. (OCoLC)fst01122119
Soccer and war. (OCoLC)fst01745940
Soccer players. (OCoLC)fst01122208
HISTORY / Holocaust.
HISTORY / Military / World War II.
Fußball. (DE-588)4018968-5
Judenvernichtung. (DE-588)4073091-8
Konzentrationslager. (DE-588)4032352-3
Nationalsozialismus. (DE-588)4041316-0
Weltkrieg 1939-1945. (DE-588)4079167-1
Europe. (OCoLC)fst01245064
Europa. (DE-588)4015701-5
Genre/Form History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
ISBN 9781442261624 (hardcover ;) (alkaline paper)
1442261625 (hardcover ;) (alkaline paper)

Available items only