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The envoy : the epic rescue of the last Jews of Europe in the desperate closing months of World War II

Author: Alex Kershaw
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Da Capo Press, Inc., ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The epic and heroic story of how Raoul Wallenberg out-dueled Adolph Eichmann and saved more than 100,000 Jews in Budapest from the Nazi death camps.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
biografi
Named Person: Raoul Wallenberg; Adolf Eichmann; Raoul Wallenberg; Adolf Eichmann; Raoul Wallenberg
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alex Kershaw
ISBN: 9780306815577 0306815575 9780306820434 0306820439
OCLC Number: 656544874
Description: x, 294 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., facsims., maps, ports. ; 24 cm.
Contents: The final solution --
Wannsee --
On the run --
Mauthausen --
The last refuge --
Darkness at noon --
Escape from Auschwitz --
The cruelest summer --
The Swedish Pimpernel --
The Majestic Hotel --
Operation Panzerfaust --
Red Danube --
The arrow cross --
The road to Hegyeshalom --
Dinner with Eichmann --
December 1944 --
The inferno --
The Cold War --
Liberation --
The fall --
Lost hero --
Brave new worlds --
Going after the "master" --
The Wallenberg mystery --
The last survivors.
Other Titles: Epic rescue of the last Jews of Europe in the desperate closing months of World War II
Desperate closing months of World War II
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"Booklist," July 2010"From a best-selling and vibrant writer, the compelling story of how a Swedish diplomat saved 100,000 Hungarian Jews from deportation to the death camps. Many books have been Read more...

 
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