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They Were Just People : Stories Of Rescue In Poland During The Holocaust (2009, original release: 2009)
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Call Number 940.5318/TAMMEUS,B


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Published: Columbia : University of Missouri Press, [2009] ©2009
Description:  xiii, 236 pages : maps, portraits ; 24 cm
ISBN/ISSN: 9780826218605 (pbk. : alk. paper), 0826218601 (pbk. : alk. paper), 9780826218766 (cloth : alk. paper), 0826218768 (cloth : alk. paper), 9780826218605,
Language:  English


"Tammeus and Cukierkorn interview Jewish survivors and their non-Jewish rescuers, capturing for future generations stories of how, through courage and ingenuity, a few Jews in Poland escaped the Holocaust, and revealing how individuals can preserve civility and compassion even in the face of overwhelming evil"--Provided by publisher



Introduction -- The stories -- Zygie Allweiss -- Irene Bau -- Sheila Bernard -- Maria Devinki -- Aaron Elster and Irene Budkowski -- Roman Frayman -- Rose Gelbart -- Felicia Graber -- Feliks Karpman -- Jerry Koenig -- Andre Nowacki -- Anna Schiff -- Barbara Turkeltaub -- Father Romuald Jakub Weksler-Waszkinel -- Felix Zandman -- Four rescuers -- After the war -- A brief chronology of events related to rescuing Jews in Poland -- Yad Vashem -- The Jewish Foundation for the Righteous

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Additional Credits:
Cukierkorn, Jacques.

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