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Exodus 1947 written, produced, and directed by Elizabeth Rodgers and Robby Henson ; a co-production of Maryland Public Television and Cicada Films.

Publication | Library Call Number: DVD-0398

Tells the story of a ship that had been a luxury steamship called the President Warfield. It was used as a transport ship during World War II but shortly after the war it was renamed Exodus 1947 and was used to carry Jewish refugees from Europe to Palestine to help found Israel. This mass migration was orchestrated by the Jewish organization, Haganah.

Book cover
Format
Projected medium
Published
Teaneck, N.J. : Ergo Media Inc., c2004
Locale
Palestine
Language
English
 
Record last modified: 2010-05-14 13:34:00
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