In the lion's den : the life of Oswald Rufeisen /

A moving biography of Oswald Rufeisen, a Jew who passed as a Christian in occupied Poland, worked as a translator for the German police, and risked his life to save hundreds from the Nazis. Denounced, he escaped and found shelter in a convent, where he became a Catholic and later a priest and monk.

Main Author: Tec, Nechama.
Corporate Authors: Mazal Holocaust Collection
Language: English
Published: New York : Oxford University Press, 1990.
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Format: Printed Book Book Biography Nonfiction
Summary: A moving biography of Oswald Rufeisen, a Jew who passed as a Christian in occupied Poland, worked as a translator for the German police, and risked his life to save hundreds from the Nazis. Denounced, he escaped and found shelter in a convent, where he became a Catholic and later a priest and monk.
Physical Description: x, 279 pages, [6] pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-268) and index.
ISBN: 019503905X
9780195039054