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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
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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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# Parachute troops--History<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1110661<\/a>> ; # Secret service<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/796422846#Topic\/jewish_soldiers<\/a>> ; # Jewish soldiers<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/983278<\/a>> ; # Jews--Identity<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1204236<\/a>> ; # Israel.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/796422846#Event\/1939_1945<\/a>> ; # 1939-1945<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/796422846#Topic\/zionists_palestine<\/a>> ; # Zionists--Palestine<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/796422846#Topic\/collective_memory_israel<\/a>> ; # Collective memory--Israel<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1204623<\/a>> ; 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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/796422846#Agent\/university_of_wisconsin_press<\/a>> # University of Wisconsin Press<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nbgn:Agent<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"University of Wisconsin Press<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/796422846#Place\/madison_wis<\/a>> # Madison, Wis.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Madison, Wis.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/796422846#Topic\/heroes_mythology_israel<\/a>> # Heroes--Mythology--Israel<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:hasPart<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh85060431<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Heroes--Mythology--Israel<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/796422846#Topic\/jewish_soldiers<\/a>> # Jewish soldiers<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Jewish soldiers<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/796422846#Topic\/parachute_troops_history<\/a>> # Parachute troops--History<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:hasPart<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh85097730<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Parachute troops--History<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/796422846#Topic\/world_war_1939_1945_jewish_resistance<\/a>> # World War, 1939-1945--Jewish resistance<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"World War, 1939-1945--Jewish resistance<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/796422846#Topic\/world_war_1939_1945_participation_jewish<\/a>> # World War, 1939-1945--Participation, Jewish<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"World War, 1939-1945--Participation, Jewish<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/796422846#Topic\/world_war_1939_1945_secret_service_great_britain_history<\/a>> # World War, 1939-1945--Secret service--Great Britain--History<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"World War, 1939-1945--Secret service--Great Britain--History<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/796422846#Topic\/zionists_palestine<\/a>> # Zionists--Palestine<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nrdfs:seeAlso<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh2008114076<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Zionists--Palestine<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh97005100<\/a>> # Jews--Israel--Identity<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Jews--Israel--Identity<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1110661<\/a>> # Secret service<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Secret service<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1184502<\/a>> # Zionists<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Zionists<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1204236<\/a>> # Israel.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Israel.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1204623<\/a>> # Great Britain.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Great Britain.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1207534<\/a>> # Middle East--Palestine.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Middle East--Palestine.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/955570<\/a>> # Heroes--Mythology<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Heroes--Mythology<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/983278<\/a>> # Jews--Identity<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Jews--Identity<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/71536123<\/a>> # Judith Tydor Baumel-Schwartz<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1959<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Baumel-Schwartz<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Judith Tydor<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Judith Tydor Baumel-Schwartz<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/id\/796422846<\/a>> # \u05D2\u05D1\u05D5\u05E8\u05D9\u05DD \u05DC\u05DE\u05D5\u05E4\u05EA.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"\u05D2\u05D1\u05D5\u05E8\u05D9\u05DD \u05DC\u05DE\u05D5\u05E4\u05EA.<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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