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Heroes of the Holocaust : ordinary Britons who risked their lives to make a difference

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Call Number942.082 S65h
Dates2013; ©2013
Statement of ResponsibilityLyn Smith.
Creators & ContributorsSmith, Lyn (author)
Summary"These are the stories of 27 British men and women whose extraordinary actions rescued Jews from Hitler's Final Solution. Some saved one life; one saved thousands. All risked their own safety to protect the lives of Jewish friends, or complete strangers." Back cover
ContentsThe rise of Hitler 1920–1939: Persecution
  • Francis 'Frank' Foley
  • Bertha Bracey
  • Nicholas Winton
  • Louise and Ida Cook
The Second World War 1939–1945: The Holocaust

The Channel Islands: Jersey
  • Albert Gustave Bedane
  • Louisa Gould, Harold Le Druillenec, Ivy Forster
France
  • Sofka Skipwith
  • Sister Agnes (Clare) Walsh
Holland
  • Henricus 'Henk' Huffener
  • Elsie June Ravenhall
Greece
  • Princess Alice of Battenberg
Hungary
  • Jane Haining
Auschwitz III, Buna-Monowitz
  • Charles Coward
  • Denis Avey
The rescue of Sara Matuson by Stan Wells, Alan Edwards, George Hammond, Roger Letchford, Tommy Noble, John Buckley, Bill Scruton, Bert Hambling, Bill Keeble, Willy Fisher
Physical Description xv, 272 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Carrier Typevolume
LanguageEnglish
Publisher[London] : Ebury Press
Notes
  • Originally published: 2012
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 257–261) and index
RecognitionGifted in 2017 by Margaret B.