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Visas of life and the epic journey : how the Sugihara survivors reached Japan

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Visas of life and the epic journey : how the Sugihara survivors reached Japan
Call No: 940.532 S94vi

Call Number940.532 S94vi
Dates©2014
Statement of ResponsibilityAkira Kitade.
Creators & ContributorsKitade, Akira (author)
Sugihara, Chiune (related)
Summary"The untold story of Japanese civilians who transported Jewish refugees to safety in WWII." —Cover overlay
Contents
  • Prologue: one phone call
  • The untold stories of JTB's [Japan Tourist Bureau's] contribution
  • The pictures in the album
  • Port of humanity, Tsuruga
  • Visiting the "Sugihara children"
  • Traces of Jewish refugees: Kobe in 1941
  • The role of Nippon Yusen Kaisha (NYK)
  • Lyric for Hikawa-maru
Physical Description 181 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 21 cm
Carrier Typevolume
LanguageEnglish
PublisherTokyo : Chobunsha
NotesColophon chiefly in Japanese
RecognitionGifted in 2014 by the Vancouver Maritime Museum

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