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Sons and soldiers : the untold story of the Jews who escaped the Nazis and returned with the U.S. Army to fight Hitler / Bruce Henderson.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062419095
  • ISBN: 0062419099
  • Physical Description: xii, 429 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, New York : William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2017]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes photographic images on end papers.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 385-418) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Prologue: Germany 1938 -- Saving the children -- Escaping the Nazis -- A place to call home -- Camp Ritchie -- Going back -- Normandy -- The breakout -- Holland -- The forests -- Return to Deutschland -- The camps -- Denazification -- Going home.
Summary, etc.:
Drawing on original interviews and extensive archival research, this book vividly re-creates the stories of six of the Ritchie Boys - their escapes from Nazi Germany, their recruitment into the US Army, their feats and sacrifices during the war, and their desperate attempts to find their missing loved ones.
Subject: World War, 1939-1945 > Participation, Jewish.
World War, 1939-1945 > Military intelligence > United States.
Jewish soldiers > United States.
Jews, German > United States.

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