'Rescues of the Holocaust: Remembering Raoul Wallenberg and Lives Saved'
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‘Rescues of the Holocaust’ features the remarkable stories of rescue efforts undertaken to save lives imperilled by the Nazi regime including:
- Raoul Wallenberg – A Swedish diplomat and rescuer of thousands of Hungarian Jews.
- Ida and Louise Cook – Opera loving sisters who used their trips to Germany to save the possessions and life savings of Jews who were emigrating.
- Wilfred Israel – A department store owner who gave Jewish employees extra salaries to enable them to emigrate.
- Bertha Bracey – A Quaker who lobbied the British Government about the persecution of the Jews in Europe and was a key instigator of the Kindertransport.