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Corrie Ten Boom: Her Story
"The Hiding Place" --with over 2 million copies in print--is a spellbinding account of Corrie ten Boom's harrowing experiences during World War II. When the Nazis came to Holland, Corrie and her devoutly Christian family instinctively began providing "hiding places" for persecuted Jews. Corrie spent several months in a concentration camp as a result of her brave actions, a ...more
Hardcover, 504 pages
Published February 5th 2004 by Thomas Nelson
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This book was a compilation of three of Corrie's books. The first was The Hiding Place, which was an amazing inspiring story and took you through the war and her release. The last two books were about her life after that. There was some repetition, taking sections from The Hiding Place, but for the most part the books were about how she completely turned her life over to leading people to Christ. She would let Christ dictate every move in her life: where she traveled, where she stayed, who she t ...more
Corrie's courage, and most of all her real faith in God, are always encouraging and challenging for me. The wild stories of what Corrie did through God make me want to never doubt Him and always go with Him. These books are among the most exciting Christian books EVER.
Corrie ten Boom and her family were Christians who were active in social work in their home town of Haarlem, the Netherlands. During the Nazi occupation, they chose to act out their faith through peaceful resistance to the Nazis by active participation in the Dutch underground. They were hiding, feeding and transporting Jews and underground members hunted by the Gestapo out of the country. It is e ...moreMore about Corrie ten Boom...