Wine and War

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  • Author : Donald & Petie Kladstrup
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Pages : 336 pages
  • ISBN : 144471757X
  • Rating : 4/5 from 10 reviews
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Wine and War

Wine and War
  • Author : Donald & Petie Kladstrup
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release : 01 September 2011
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In the vineyards, wine caves, and cellars of France as war and occupation came to the country winemakers acted heroically not only to save the best wines but to defend their way of life. These are the true stories of vignerons who sheltered Jewish refugees in their cellars and of winemakers who risked their lives to aid the resistance. They made chemicals in secret laboratories to fuel the resistance and fled from the Gestapo when arrests became imminent. There were

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