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The Resource 50 children : one ordinary American couple's extraordinary rescue mission into the heart of Nazi Germany, Steven Pressman

50 children : one ordinary American couple's extraordinary rescue mission into the heart of Nazi Germany, Steven Pressman

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50 children : one ordinary American couple's extraordinary rescue mission into the heart of Nazi Germany
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50 children
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one ordinary American couple's extraordinary rescue mission into the heart of Nazi Germany
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Steven Pressman
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Fifty children
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one ordinary American couples extraordinary rescue mission into the heart of Nazi Germany
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eng
Summary
Based on the acclaimed HBO documentary, the astonishing true story of how one American couple, Gilbert and Eleanor Kraus, transported fifty Jewish children from Nazi-occupied Austria to America in 1939 -- the single largest group of unaccompanied refugee children allowed into the United States during a time when deep-seated anti-Semitism and isolationism gripped much of the country
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Based on the HBO documentary of the same name, this remarkable true story of personal courage and heroism follows one Jewish-American couple as they, risking their own lives, travel to Nazi-controlled Vienna and Berlin to rescue 50 Jewish children
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50 children (Television program)
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Pressman, Steven
Dewey number
940.531/83509436
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no index present
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non fiction
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bibliography
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  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Kraus, Gilbert
  • Kraus, Eleanor
  • Children
  • Jewish children
  • Refugee children
  • Jewish refugees
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adult
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one ordinary American couple's extraordinary rescue mission into the heart of Nazi Germany
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50 children : one ordinary American couple's extraordinary rescue mission into the heart of Nazi Germany, Steven Pressman
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ocn858355117
Dimensions
23 cm.
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xiv, 282 pages
Isbn
9780062237477
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unmediated
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rdamedia
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  • n
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illustrations
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(OCoLC)858355117
Label
50 children : one ordinary American couple's extraordinary rescue mission into the heart of Nazi Germany, Steven Pressman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn858355117
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiv, 282 pages
Isbn
9780062237477
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)858355117

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