TITLE

Remembering the Rescuers

AUTHOR(S)
Henry, Patrick
PUB. DATE
April 2000
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Apr2000, Issue 102, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on books dealing with the actions of courageous persons who rescued Jews during the Holocaust. Includes `Rescuers: The Portraits of Moral Courage in the Holocaust,' by Gay Block and Malka Drucker and `The Altruistic Personality: Rescuers of Jews in Nazi Germany,' by Samuel P. and Pearl M. Oliner; Family life of rescuers.
ACCESSION #
2945230

 

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