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Perfect heroes : the World War II parachutists and the making of Israeli collective memory

Author: Judith Tydor Baumel-Schwartz
Publisher: Madison, Wis. : University of Wisconsin Press, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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During World War II, the British military dropped several dozen parachutists from Palestine, including three women, behind enemy lines in Eastern Europe and the Balkans. In Perfect Heroes, an  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biographies
History
Biography
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Judith Tydor Baumel-Schwartz
ISBN: 9780299234843 0299234843 9780299234836 0299234835
OCLC Number: 456977344
Description: xix, 282 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Judith Tydor Baumel-Schwartz.

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""Perfect Heroes" is the first study to take the parachutists' operation beyond the history of its actual occurrence and into the realm of memory and commemoration. . . . It quickly goes beyond the Read more...

 
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