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Defying the Nazis : the Sharps' war / Artemis Joukowsky ; with a foreword by Ken Burns.

Joukowsky, Artemis. (Author). Burns, Ken, 1953- (Author of introduction, etc.). Barrett, Joe, 1950- (Narrator). Tantor Media. (Added Author). Recorded Books, Inc. (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Bloomfield Eastern Greene Co PL - Bloomfield Main CDBOOK 940.53 JOU (Text) 36803001035760 CD BOOK Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781515909798
  • ISBN: 1515909794
  • Physical Description: 7 audio discs (approximately 8 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: [Old Saybrook, Conn.] : Tantor Audio, a division of Recorded Books, [2016]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Compact disc.
In container (17 cm.).
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by Joe Barrett.
Summary, etc.:
This official companion to the Ken Burns film tells the little-known story of the Sharps, an otherwise ordinary couple whose faith and commitment to social justice inspired them to undertake dangerous rescue and relief missions across war-torn Europe, saving the lives of countless refugees, political dissidents, and Jews on the eve of World War II.
Subject: Sharp, Waitstill, 1902-1984.
Sharp Cogan, Martha, 1905-1999.
Righteous Gentiles in the Holocaust > Massachusetts > Wellesley Hills.
World War, 1939-1945 > Jews > Rescue.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
Genre: Audiobooks.

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