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The Resource Tunnel 29 : the true story of an extraordinary escape beneath the Berlin Wall, Helena Merriman

Tunnel 29 : the true story of an extraordinary escape beneath the Berlin Wall, Helena Merriman

Label
Tunnel 29 : the true story of an extraordinary escape beneath the Berlin Wall
Title
Tunnel 29
Title remainder
the true story of an extraordinary escape beneath the Berlin Wall
Statement of responsibility
Helena Merriman
Title variation
Tunnel twenty-nine
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a book based on the podcast series, a broadcast journalist tells the unbelievable true story of 22-year-old Joachim Rudolph, who, in 1961, set out to build an escape tunnel under the Berlin Wall and was faced with many obstacles before freeing 29 people
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Merriman, Helena
Dewey number
943/.1550875
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DD900
LC item number
.M47 2021
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rudolph, Joachim
  • Berlin Wall, Berlin, Germany, 1961-1989
  • Tunnels
  • Escapes
  • Escapes
  • Political activists
  • Refugees
  • Escapes
  • Political refugees
  • Germany
  • Germany (East)
Label
Tunnel 29 : the true story of an extraordinary escape beneath the Berlin Wall, Helena Merriman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"First published in Great Britain in 2021 by Hodder & Stoughton"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-304) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Foreword -- The beach -- The first escape -- The long walk -- The rebrand -- The smuggler -- The radio -- The tank -- A thousand little things -- The house of one thousand eyes -- Operation Rose -- Mousetrap -- Snow -- The escapes -- The boy in short pants -- Valley of the clueless -- Binoculars -- The watch-tower -- The camp -- The spy -- The file -- Evi and Peter (and Walter and Wilhelm too) -- The Girrmann group -- The house of the future -- The factory -- Concrete -- The cemetery -- Shift-work -- A new name -- The bomb -- Blisters -- The TV producer -- The deal -- New York -- Cameras -- Umbrellas -- Death strip -- Wilhelm, again -- Ground rules -- The leak -- The second tunnel -- The lovers -- The day before -- 7 August -- Hohenschönhausen -- Mole-hunt -- Silence -- The show trial -- The butcher -- Claus's story -- Paris -- Numbers -- The last visit -- The messenger -- Investigations -- Maps -- Reuven -- 14 September -- Walter and Wilhelm -- The search -- Film-reel -- The bug -- The pushchair -- The party -- The canoe -- The plane -- The second party -- The press conference -- The library -- A message -- The film -- The letter -- Hamlet -- The gold Mercedes -- Final report -- Airborne -- Epilogue
Control code
MSTDDAPRINT1264085174
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First US edition.
Extent
xv, 318 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781541788848
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Tunnel 29 : the true story of an extraordinary escape beneath the Berlin Wall, Helena Merriman
Publication
Copyright
Note
"First published in Great Britain in 2021 by Hodder & Stoughton"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-304) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Foreword -- The beach -- The first escape -- The long walk -- The rebrand -- The smuggler -- The radio -- The tank -- A thousand little things -- The house of one thousand eyes -- Operation Rose -- Mousetrap -- Snow -- The escapes -- The boy in short pants -- Valley of the clueless -- Binoculars -- The watch-tower -- The camp -- The spy -- The file -- Evi and Peter (and Walter and Wilhelm too) -- The Girrmann group -- The house of the future -- The factory -- Concrete -- The cemetery -- Shift-work -- A new name -- The bomb -- Blisters -- The TV producer -- The deal -- New York -- Cameras -- Umbrellas -- Death strip -- Wilhelm, again -- Ground rules -- The leak -- The second tunnel -- The lovers -- The day before -- 7 August -- Hohenschönhausen -- Mole-hunt -- Silence -- The show trial -- The butcher -- Claus's story -- Paris -- Numbers -- The last visit -- The messenger -- Investigations -- Maps -- Reuven -- 14 September -- Walter and Wilhelm -- The search -- Film-reel -- The bug -- The pushchair -- The party -- The canoe -- The plane -- The second party -- The press conference -- The library -- A message -- The film -- The letter -- Hamlet -- The gold Mercedes -- Final report -- Airborne -- Epilogue
Control code
MSTDDAPRINT1264085174
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First US edition.
Extent
xv, 318 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781541788848
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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