Escaping the Nazis: Jan Baalsrud


In 1943, Jan Baalsrud traversed the icy mountains and fjords of Nazi-occupied Norway. The journey was fraught with danger, but Baalsrud received plenty of help along the way. This graphic nonfiction title traces his treacherous voyage, including his interactions with the Nazis, his battle with the elements, and his journey to safety. Actual quotes bring history to the page, a map shows off Baalsrud’s route, and a timeline helps readers trace his path to survival.

ISBN Number
9781644875469
Trim Size
6 1/2" x 9"
Binding Type
Library
Number of Pages
24
Author
Betsy Rathburn
Publisher
Bellwether Media
Copyright Date
2022
Reading Level
3-4