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Author Nury, Fabien.

Uniform Title Était une fois en France. English
Title Once upon a time in France / written by Fabien Nury ; drawn by Sylvain Vallée ; translated by Ivanka Hahnenberger.

Imprint Annapolis, MD : Dead Reckoning, [2019]

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 PHS Graphic Novel  GN 741.5 Nury    ---  Available
Description 359 p. : chiefly col. ill. ; 28 cm.
Note Translation of: Il était une fois en France.
"Based on a true story"--Back cover.
Indexed In: Library Journal Starred, August 2019
Publishers Weekly, July 2019
Kirkus Starred, July 2019
Summary "As Germany occupies France, Mr. Joseph thinks his money and influence can keep his family safe, but he soon finds that the only way to stay one step ahead of the Nazis is to keep his friends close and his enemies closer. He attempts to tip the scales in his favor by working both as a Nazi collaborator and French Resistance financier. However, the ability to live an ethical life soon proves impossible when playing by the rules of an unethical regime. A tangled web of interests forms around him that further ensnares him the more he tries to escape, and he learns it will take a lot more than money to pay for the survival of his family"--Back cover.
Audience Adult Follett School Solutions.
Subject Joinovici, Joseph, 1905-1965 -- Comic books, strips, etc. -- Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Collaborationists -- France -- Comic books, strips, etc. -- Fiction.
Capitalists and financiers -- France -- Comic books, strips, etc. -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Historical comics.
Graphic novels.
Added Author Vallée, Sylvain, 1972- ill.
Hahnenberger, Ivanka, tr.
Other Form: Online version: Nury, Fabien, author. Once upon a time in France Annapolis, MD : Naval Institute Press, [2019] 9781682474839 (DLC) 2019019090
ISBN 9781682474716

 
    
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