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  • 1 of 2 copies available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.
  • 1 of 2 copies available at Lake Agassiz Regional Library. (Show preferred library)

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1 current hold with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Ada Public Library CD TALKING BOOK ORR (Text) 33500013115365 Main On holds shelf -
Bagley Public Library CD TALKING BOOK ORR (Text) 33500013115373 Main Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781980032250
  • ISBN: 1980032254
  • Physical Description: 16 audio discs (19 hr., 30 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: Prince Frederick, Maryland : Recorded Books, [2019]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Compact discs.
In container (17 cm.).
Title from container.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrated by Edoardo Ballerini.
Summary, etc.:
In 1940, Varian Fry--a Harvard educated American journalist--traveled to Marseille carrying three thousand dollars and a list of imperiled artists and writers he hoped to rescue within a few weeks. Instead, he ended up staying in France for thirteen months, working under the veil of a legitimate relief organization to procure false documents, amass emergency funds, and set up an underground railroad that led over the Pyrenees, into Spain, and finally to Lisbon, where the refugees embarked for safer ports. Among his many clients were Hannah Arendt, Franz Werfel, Andre Breton, Max Ernst, Marcel Duchamp, and Marc Chagall.
Subject: Fry, Varian, 1907-1967 > Fiction.
Righteous Gentiles in the Holocaust > Fiction.
Jewish refugees > Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 > Refugees > Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 > France > Fiction.
FICTION > Literary.
Fry, Varian, 1907-1967.
World War (1939-1945)
Righteous Gentiles in the Holocaust.
Jewish refugees.
Genre: Historical fiction.
Biographical fiction.
Biographical fiction.
Historical fiction.
Historical fiction.
Biographical fiction.

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