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Heroes of the Holocaust

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Profiles six individuals, some Jewish and some Gentile, who acted heroically in opposing the Nazi persecution of Jews in what came to be known as the Holocaust.

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Honeoye Public Library 940.53 (Text)
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  • ISBN: 1590180631 (alk. paper) :
  • Physical Description: 112 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: San Diego, Calif. : Greenhaven Press, c2003.

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 103-106) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction: Why are heroes important? -- What was the Holocaust? -- Oskar Schindler: a kind Nazi -- Raoul Wallenberg: a man of the world; a man with a mission -- Vladka Meed: between two worlds -- Andrʹe Trocmʹe: "We will not betray them" -- Hannah Senesh: poet, parachutist, partisan -- Jan Karski: if only they would listen.
Summary, etc.:
Profiles six individuals, some Jewish and some Gentile, who acted heroically in opposing the Nazi persecution of Jews in what came to be known as the Holocaust.
Subject: Righteous Gentiles in the Holocaust > Juvenile literature.
World War, 1939-1945 > Jewish resistance > Juvenile literature.
World War, 1939-1945 > Jews > Rescue > Juvenile literature.
Righteous Gentiles in the Holocaust.
World War, 1939-1945 > Jewish resistance.
World War, 1939-1945 > Jews > Rescue.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)


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