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My brother's keeper : Christians who risked all to protect Jewish targets of the Nazi Holocaust

Author: Rod Gragg
Publisher: New York : Center Street, 2016.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"MY BROTHER'S KEEPER unfolds powerful stories of Christians from across denominations who gave everything they had to save the Jewish people from the evils of the Holocaust. This unlikely group of believers, later honored by the nation of Israel as "The Righteous Among the Nations," includes ordinary teenage girls, pastors, priests, a German army officer, a former Italian fascist, an international spy, and even a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rod Gragg
ISBN: 9781455566297 1455566292
OCLC Number: 939705828
Description: xii, 331 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Feng Shan Ho --
Otto and Gertrud Morike --
Francis Foley --
Geertruida Wijsmuller --
Heinrich Gruber --
Nicholas Winton --
Jan Karski --
Jozef and Wiktoria Ulma --
Max Liedtke --
Julius Madritsch --
Hans Christen Mamen --
Gilleleje Lutheran Church --
Joseph Peeters --
Madeleine Rouffart --
Bastiaan Jan Ader --
The Ten Boom Family --
Jean Henri Weidner --
Andre Trocme --
Lois Gunden --
Princess Alice of Battenberg --
Daniil Tymchyna --
Iosif and Anna Nazaruk --
Anton Schmid --
Aldo Brunacci --
Jane Haining --
Imre Bathory --
Anna Ehn --
Ernest and Renee Lepileur --
Rodrick Edmonds --
Premysl Pitter --
Acknowledgments --
Notes --
Bibliography --
Index --About the Author
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Thirty captivating profiles of Christians who risked everything to rescue their Jewish neighbors from Nazi terror during the Holocaust.  Read more...

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