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The great fire : one American's mission to rescue victims of the 20th century's first genocide / Lou Ureneck.

Publication | Library Call Number: DF845.53.I94 U74 2015

Relates the true story of Asa Jennings, a YMCA minister from upstate New York who arrived in Smyrna (now Izmir) in 1922 to teach sports to boys, but instead found himself working tirelessly to help rescue more than 250,000 refugees during the genocide of Armenian and Greek Christians.

Book cover
Format
Book
Author/Creator
Ureneck, Lou, author.
Published
New York, NY : Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2015]
©2015
Locale
Turkey
İzmir
İzmir (Turkey)
Language
English
Edition
First edition
 
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