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By Elsebeth Schoenberger

Birgitte’s struggle is the tale of a tender, blameless Danish woman who watches Hitler’s troops typhoon into her city within the spring of 1940. inside hours, Birgitte’s secure, safe global is became a nightmare panorama of brutality, homicide and betrayal. Birgitte is outraged via the Nazi profession of her city, yet what can she do? She’s in simple terms 15! Then certainly one of her favourite lecturers is arrested and tortured. after which Birgitte will get much more ominous information: the Nazis are coming to arrest and deport the kin of Nathan Meyer, the good-looking, wonderful Jewish boy who's Birgitte’s closest friend. fed on via anger and worry for Nathan and his relatives, Birgitte makes the choice that might rework her existence and loves: she joins the Danish Resistance.

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