A group of French boys try to solve the mystery concerning a band of French resistance fighters who disappeared twenty-five years before.(card catalog description)
Paul Berna has based his story on an incident that actually took place during this tragic period preceding the liberation of France. He has set the story in the county south of the Vercors where, twenty-five years after the war, a new community is growing up around a factory site. Here young Michael Fontainer and his friends discover, through their schoolmster and a visiting priest, traces of a unexplained disaster which has left its mark on the older memebers of the surrounding villages.
Original title: Un Pays sans légende
Genre: Fiction→ Children & Young Adult→ Mystery
Fiction→ Children & Young Adult→ Historical Fiction→ Europe