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Newton Co PL - Morocco Community Library CD FIC ORRINGE (Text) 71561000147532 NWPLMBooks on CD Available -
Thorntown PL - Thorntown CD BOOK FIC ORR (Text) 30034001325409 Adult Fiction Audiobooks Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781980032250
  • Physical Description: 16 audio discs (19 hr., 30 min.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
    sound disc
  • Publisher: Prince Frederick, Md. : Recorded Books, [2019]

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General Note: In container (17 cm.).
Compact disc.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrated by Edoardo Ballerini.
Summary, etc.: In 1940, Varian Fry--a Harvard educated American journalist--traveled to Marseille carrying three thousand dollars and a list of imperiled artists and writers he hoped to rescue within a few weeks. Instead, he ended up staying in France for thirteen months, working under the veil of a legitimate relief organization to procure false documents, amass emergency funds, and set up an underground railroad that led over the Pyrenees, into Spain, and finally to Lisbon, where the refugees embarked for safer portraits Among his many clients were Hannah Arendt, Franz Werfel, Andre Breton, Max Ernst, Marcel Duchamp, and Marc Chagall.
Subject: Fry, Varian 1907-1967 Fiction
World War, 1939-1945 France Fiction
FICTION / Literary
Jewish refugees Fiction
World War, 1939-1945 Refugees Fiction
Genre: Audiobooks.
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