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    • When Paris Went Dark

    • The City of Light under German Occupation, 1940-1944
    • By: Ronald C. Rosbottom
    • Narrated by: Malcolm Hillgartner
    • Length: 14 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 112
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 97
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 99

    On June 14, 1940, German tanks entered a silent and nearly deserted Paris. Eight days later, France accepted a humiliating defeat and foreign occupation. Subsequently, an eerie sense of normalcy settled over the City of Light. Many Parisians keenly adapted themselves to the situation - even allied themselves with their Nazi overlords. At the same time, amidst this darkening gloom of German ruthlessness, shortages, and curfews, a resistance arose.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Good but not great

    • By gaillardia on 08-21-14

    Regular price: $30.79