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Rose in War. Part 1, Barbed Wire: a novel of real lives
Young Rosa Elder is swept into a prison camp on the Isle of Man with other Germanic aliens at the beginning of World War II. She becomes a liaison between the captive women and their remarkable Commandant.
Paperback, 198 pages
Published 2002 by Granite Pub. & Distribution
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This was the second book about Rosa Edler, from Iron Rose. This was written by a local author that visited our book club last night. I really enjoyed the books. Like I have said before, I am impressed because all of the stories in here are real even though the "fluff" is fiction. In this book Rosa is taken to an internment camp in England during the war and stays for over 4 years. Interestingly enough, the "camp" is not what we might picture. It was on the Isle of Man and was a beautiful resort ...more
Enjoyed the continuing saga of Rosa (from the books Iron Rose & Angels Round About). We hear and read a lot about the concentration camps from World War II, but I had never heard about the internment of Germanic aliens in England. Very interesting read.