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DVD ; Widescreen.

It tells the never-before-told story of Waitstill and Martha Sharp, an American minister and his wife from Wellesley, Massachusetts, who left their children behind in the care of their parish and boldly committed to a life-threatening mission in Europe. Over two dangerous years they helped save scores of imperiled dissidents and refugees fleeing the Nazi occupation across Europe.

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Avon Free Library DVD 940.53 DEF (Text)
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Sodus Community Library DVD 940.53 DEF (Text)
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52148300440512
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781627898324
  • ISBN: 1627898328
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (90 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: DVD ; Widescreen.
  • Publisher: Arlington, VA : PBS, [2016]

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General Note:
Title from web page.
Widescreen.
Participant or Performer Note:
Tom Hanks, Marina Goldman.
Summary, etc.:
It tells the never-before-told story of Waitstill and Martha Sharp, an American minister and his wife from Wellesley, Massachusetts, who left their children behind in the care of their parish and boldly committed to a life-threatening mission in Europe. Over two dangerous years they helped save scores of imperiled dissidents and refugees fleeing the Nazi occupation across Europe.
Target Audience Note:
Rating: TVPG.
System Details Note:
DVD.
Language Note:
English dialogue; English subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Subject: Sharp, Waitstill, 1902-1984.
Sharp Cogan, Martha, 1905-1999.
Righteous Gentiles in the Holocaust > Massachusetts > Wellesley Hills.
World War, 1939-1945 > Jews > Rescue.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
Documentary films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Genre: Documentary films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
DVD-video discs.


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