Rotterdam Remembered

Woodfield Publishing Ltd
ISBN 1-84683-076-1
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by Helen Sonnet
The wartime experiences of a young Dutch girl during the Nazi occupation of Holland in WW2

Jacoba Kroet is an 11-year-old schoolgirl, enjoying an idyllic childhood, until the German invasion of Rotterdam, when her life changes overnight.

She and her family have to endure incredible hardships and witness appalling acts of cruelty as they struggle to survive the war.

From small everyday triumphs and disappointments to great acts of bravery and desperation, Jacoba's memories provide a compelling insight into life in Holland under Nazi occupation.

details: softback | 140 x 205 mm | 120 pages
genre: biography / WW2 history
readership: historians / general readers
themes: Holland in World War II