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In My Hands

Memories of a Holocaust Rescuer

In My Hands( )
Author: Opdyke, Irene Gut
Armstrong, Jennifer
Publication Date:Jan 2001
Publisher:Transworld Publishers Limited
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:AUD $14.95
Book Description:

An utterly amazing, true, first-person account of one girl's experience in wartime. Irene Gut Opdyke was a Catholic Polish nursing student when WWII broke out. She soon became mired in the horrors of central Europe as, at various times, a partisan, a refugee, a housekeeper to the Nazis and, over all, as a heroine. She singlehandedly saved the lives of at least 16 Jewish people from the Holocaust.

Now living in America and aged 77, Irene, with the help of a respected...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Juvenile Nonfiction / History / Military & Wars
Juvenile Nonfiction / History / Holocaust
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):12.7 x 19.9 x 1.8 cm
Book Weight:0.22 Kilograms
Author Biography
Opdyke, Irene Gut (Author)
Irene Gut Opdyke lives in Yorba Linda, California.


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