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Author Tec, Nechama.

Title In the lion's den : the life of Oswald Rufeisen / Nechama Tec.

Published New York : Oxford University Press, 1990.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  940.5318 TEC    AVAILABLE
Physical description x, 279 pages, 6 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-268) and index.
Summary "An unusual tale of heroism and survival during World War II"--Library Journal. Here is the story of Oswald Rufeisen, a Polish Jew who posed as a Christian and worked for the German police, helping Jews, Poles, and Belorussians escape the Holocaust.
Subject Rufeisen, Oswald.
Carmelites -- Israel -- Biography.
Catholic Church -- Israel -- Clergy -- Biography.
Jews -- Poland -- Biography.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Poland.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Jewish resistance -- Poland.
Christian converts from Judaism -- Biography.
Catholic converts -- Israel -- Biography.
ISBN 019503905X (alk. paper) $21.95