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Exodus 1947 / David C. Holly

Publication | Library Call Number: DS126.4 .H55 1995
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A biography of a ship, with the focus on its final assignment, a desperate race to Palestine carrying 4,500 Holocaust survivors fleeing Europe. it examines the people and organizations at work preceding the birth of Israel, including the haganah, which rescued the ship from the scrap heap for its most important voyage. this episode was but one example of a means of bringing people to the homeland, in keeping with zionist goals.

Format
Book
Author/Creator
Holly, David C.
Published
Annapolis, Md. : Naval Institute Press, c1995
Includes bibliographical references (p. 225-232) and index
Language
English
Edition
Rev. ed
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