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The Resource 50 children : one ordinary American couple's extraordinary rescue mission into the heart of Nazi Germany, Steven Pressman

50 children : one ordinary American couple's extraordinary rescue mission into the heart of Nazi Germany, Steven Pressman

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50 children : one ordinary American couple's extraordinary rescue mission into the heart of Nazi Germany
Title
50 children
Title remainder
one ordinary American couple's extraordinary rescue mission into the heart of Nazi Germany
Statement of responsibility
Steven Pressman
Title variation
Fifty children
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The astonishing true story of how one American couple, Gilbert and Eleanor Kraus, transported fifty Jewish children from Nazi-occupied Austria to America in 1939--the single largest group of unaccompanied refugee children allowed into the United States during a time when deep-seated anti-Semitism and isolationism gripped much of the country
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
TXB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pressman, Steven
Dewey number
940.53/183509436
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kraus, Gilbert
  • Kraus, Eleanor
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Jewish refugees
Label
50 children : one ordinary American couple's extraordinary rescue mission into the heart of Nazi Germany, Steven Pressman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-280) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiv, 296 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780062237477
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
bl2014013972
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm876860007
Label
50 children : one ordinary American couple's extraordinary rescue mission into the heart of Nazi Germany, Steven Pressman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-280) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiv, 296 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780062237477
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
bl2014013972
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm876860007

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