In April 1941, a passenger ship sailing from New York to Cape Town was attacked and sunk by a German raider. The passengers were pulled from the water and transported to Nazi-occupied France, where the majority were released. Among those left behind were seven Canadian women. This is the tale of the year they spent together in Germany.
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To understand the complexity of Nazi Germany I’d go back to William Shirer or Caroline Moorehead. Sadly, I found Gossage’s book far too jejune, especially for those whose parents or grandparents were touched by the war.Read Full Review of The Accidental Captives: The ... | See more reviews from Toronto Star