Rescuing the Children: The Story of the Kindertransport, Hodge, Deborah

Rescuing the Children: The Story of the Kindertransport

Authors: Hodge, Deborah

Publisher: Tundra

ISBN: 9781770493667

Classification: Fiction

Synopsis: This important book tells the story of how ten thousand Jewish children were rescued out of Nazi Europe just before the outbreak of World War 2. They were saved by the Kindertransport — a rescue mission that transported the children (or Kinder) from Nazi-ruled countries to safety in Britain.

The book includes real-life accounts of the children and is illustrated with archival photographs, paintings of pre-war Nazi Germany by artist, Hans Jackson, and original art by the Kinder commemorating their rescue.

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