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Rescuing the Children: A Holocaust Memoir
by Vivette Samuel
translated by Charles B. Paul
foreword by Elie Wiesel
University of Wisconsin Press, 2002
eISBN: 978-0-299-17743-0 | Paper: 978-0-299-17744-7 | Cloth: 978-0-299-17740-9
Library of Congress Classification DS135.F9S2913 2002
Dewey Decimal Classification 940.5318092

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ABOUT THIS BOOK

Rescuing the Children is the memoir of Vivette Samuel, who at age twenty-two began working for the Œuvre de secours aux enfants (OSE, or Society for Assistance to Children). The OSE and similar organizations saved 86 percent of Jewish children in France from deportation to Nazi concentration and extermination camps.

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