‘[An] inspiring story.’
Sophie Scholl and the White RoseAnnette Dumbach Jud Newborn
This is the gripping story of the five Munich university students who set up an underground resistance movement in World War II, featured in the award-winning Oscar-nominated film, Sophie Scholl – The Final Days. This 75th anniversary edition commemorates the 75 years since their arrest & execution in 1943. This updated edition includes a new preface and more photos.
'Powerful and compelling... Among the indispensable literature of modern political culture.'
'Sophie Scholl and the White Rose is among the most compelling books to focus on such exemplary role models. This 75th Anniversary edition deserves to be read and read again.'
'This is a wonderful book. The story of the White Rose is so important.'
'As this compelling account makes clear, the White Rose students still have the power to inspire people from all walks of life to speak out against injustice.'
'Impressive, highly readable and beautifully researched... This book drives home the high cost of courage in world gone mad.'
'A dramatic story of courage during the darkest period of the 20th Century... And it's a story with new chapters unfolding. This book is a fundamental resource and a memorable read.'
'Illuminating, intellectually stimulating, deeply moving - not only concerning the brave actions of the White Rose resistors, but each listener's own consciousness.'
'Regrettably, it's time to remember the rise of Nazism and what brave people did to stand up to it, only to find out they stood up too late. It's all there in Sophie Scholl and the White Rose.'
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'The 75th anniversary edition of this invaluable book and the dynamic lecture program by Dr. Jud Newborn that goes with it vibrantly bring to life the riveting story of The White Rose students…. I consider it Indispensable for college course assignments. It has the power to positively transform hearts, minds and lives.'
'Your book and lectures on the White Rose awakened and inspired me as I have not been in years. I want the whole world to hear this message.'