Pages: 245 pages
Format: PDF, EPUB (Available in one downloadable file)
Go behind the fictional story to the actual history of the events in the award winning novel “In The Blood of the Greeks” in war ravaged Greece. In The Blood of the Greeks The Illustrated Companion features images and interviews with real life women of the Greek Resistance during World War II. It features war time photography and real history of the Greek Resistance and the Jewish fight for survival.
This is the second edition of the book with new material and images.
From the novel: In Nazi-occupied Greece, Eva and Zoe — one a German officer’s daughter, the other a young Greek woman filled with fury — should be enemies. But when fate brings them together, they have to find a way to work together to help Jews escape.
Historical account: Heroes of the Resistance, life in war-torn Greece and the Jewish fight for survival are portrayed through illustrations, images and real accounts. Part coloring book, part history book featuring Lucia Nobrega’s illustrations of Eva Muller and Zoe Lambros and other characters from the novel.
Features war photography from the Australian War Memorial, The New Zealand War Memorial (The Alexander Turnball Library, Wellington, NZ) and The Jewish Museum of Greece. It’s a unique book looking at the history behind the novel and how women of the resistance helped in the battle against Nazi Germany.