- Author:Witold Zbirohowski-Koscia,Alex Storozynski,Anna Mieszkowska
- Publisher:Praeger; Translation edition (November 18, 2010)
- Pages:224 pages
- Subcategory:Leaders & Notable People
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Irena Sendler saved the lives of thousands of Jewish children by. .
Irena Sendler saved the lives of thousands of Jewish children by sneaking them out of the Warsaw Ghetto under the eyes of the German occupation. For long decades, the exploits of one of the genuine heroines of modern history remained unknown. But in this book tells the story of Irena Sendler, her brave co-workers, and those they rescued, largely in their own words. It is gripping reading. The inspiring thing is that it is all true. Anna Mieszkowska is an archivist at the Polish Academy of Science in Warsaw, Poland, and holds a master's degree in theatre studies from the University of Warsaw.
Irena Sendler: A Hero of the Children and Their Mothers. A true story of heroism in the face of terrifying danger. I was taught by my father that when someone is drowning, you don’t ask if they can swim. You just jump in and help. Irena Sendler was never anyone to brag-she always said that she simply did what she had to do. What she did, however, was nothing short of extraordinary. Having said that, this is not a well written book. Fairly disjointed as you might expect from a personal journal.
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Irena Sendler s a retired Polish Roman Catholic social worker. During World War II she was an activist of Polish Underground and Polish anti-Holocaust resistance in Warsaw, where she helped to save about 2500 Jewish children from the Warsaw Ghetto by providing them false documents and hiding places in individual and group children houses out of the Ghetto. If it is added to AbeBooks by one of our member booksellers, we will notify you! Create a Want.
The German occupiers suspected Sendler's involvement in the Polish Underground and in October 1943 she was arrested . In 2010, Polish historian Anna Mieszkowska wrote a biography Irena Sendler: Mother of the Children of the Holocaust.
In 2010, Polish historian Anna Mieszkowska wrote a biography Irena Sendler: Mother of the Children of the Holocaust
Hardcover published 2011-01-15 by Praeger. Alert if: New Price below. This title tells the univerally appealing story of Irena Sendler, who saved the lives of 2,500 Jewish children in Poland during the Holocaust. Prices in £GBP ( Prices updated.
This book offers the first English translation of the compelling heroine story of Irena Sendler, a Polish Catholic who organized the rescue of more than 2,500 Jewish children from the Warsaw ghetto during World War II.
• Based on sound scholarship and research while also being easy to read and accessible to a wide readership
• Provides a complete, chronological presentation of Sendler's life, from her childhood, education, and wartime humanitarian efforts to her postwar experiences, including her professional and personal life and her visit to Israel
• Presents unique information from letters and interviews with the now-elderly children Sendler rescued over 60 years ago, illuminating the dramatic influence she had upon their lives
• Contains several sections written in the voice of Irena Sendler, resulting in a lively, conversational first-person narrative that gives a reading experience akin to sitting with Sendler and hearing her story firsthand