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Wallenberg, the man in the iron web

by Elenore Lester

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Published by Prentice-Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Hungary,
  • Hungary.,
  • Sweden
    • Subjects:
    • Wallenberg, Raoul, 1912-1947.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Civilian relief -- Hungary.,
    • Jews -- Hungary -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Hungary.,
    • Diplomats -- Sweden -- Biography.,
    • Righteous Gentiles in the Holocaust -- Biography.,
    • Hungary -- History -- 1918-1945.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementElenore Lester.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD809.S8 W325 1982
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 183 p., [8] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages183
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3781090M
      ISBN 100139443223
      LC Control Number81021161

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