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Rezső Kasztner : the daring rescue of Hungarian jews : a survivor's account

Author: Ladislaus Löb
Publisher: London : Pimlico, 2009.
Series: Pimlico, 823; Pimlico (Series), 823.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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He was not alone, but part of a group of some 1,670 Jewish men, women and children from Hungary, who had been rescued from the Nazis as a result of a deal made by a man called Rezso Kasztner -  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
Personal narratives
biografi
Named Person: Rezső Rudolf Kasztner; Rezső Rudolf Kasztner
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ladislaus Löb
ISBN: 9781845950088 1845950089
OCLC Number: 276648819
Notes: Originally published: as Dealing with Satan. London: Jonathan Cape, 2008.
Description: xiv, 338 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: A Jewish child among Jew-haters --
The Holocaust in Hungary --
The Kolozsvar ghetto --
The first steps --
Trucks for lives --
The merciless task --
From Budapest to Bergen-Belsen --
Life in the privileged camp --
A hard bargain --
From Bergen-Belsen to Switzerland --
Rescuing the camps --
Post-war projects --
The trial --
A hero of circumstance.
Series Title: Pimlico, 823; Pimlico (Series), 823.
Other Titles: Dealing with Satan
Daring rescue of Hungarian Jews : a survivor's account
Responsibility: Ladislaus Löb.

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"Among the abundant literature of atrocity about the Nazi camps, it is exemplary. The enormity of human loss in occupied Hungary is recorded with a detached calm and appropriate sympathy" * Daily Read more...

 
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