The Rescue of the Danish Jews: Moral Courage Under Stress
NYU Press, 1987 - 222 էջ
"An immensely valuable ocntribution. As the last generation of witnesses to the Holocaust testify to its horrors, tehy must also testify to its heroes - those who risked all to safe lives. These movingly told stories restore our faith in the human spirit."
"The mystery of the rescue phenomenon will probably always elude us. As the rescuers' narratives in this remarkable volume show, the acts of saving Jews seemed spontaneous and natural, and thus the mystery of the rescue act begins to unravel radiantly. The insights which this interdisciplinary collection of essays subtly pieces together s how in unique fashion the preconditions, or the possibilities, of individual and collective courage."
A distinguished group of internationally known individuals, Jews and non-Jews, rescuers and rescued, offer their enriching first-person accounts and reflections that explore the question: Why did the Danes risk their lives to rescue the Jewish population?
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A boatload of Danish Jews on their way to Sweden
The Rescue of Denmarks Jews
Map of Denmark
The Danish Jews and the German Occupation
Parade of Germans on the streets of Copenhagen
Police van overturned by citizens in Odense
State of emergency
Leo Goldberger and his father
Introduction to the Conference Moral Choice
The Danish Jews in the Twentieth Century
Max Friediger and Eugene Goldberger
A young woman with the allied emblem
N F S Grundtvig
Observations on the Danish Rescue