Thousands of False Identities

Thousands of False Identities

12 Years That Shook the World

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From an office in Geneva, Switzerland, two friends—a Jewish businessman and the Salvadoran colonel who rescued him—manufactured thousands of false citizenship documents that protected Jews in Nazi-controlled Europe. This is the story of the largest Holocaust rescue you’ve never heard of. Featuring Edna Friedberg, a historian at the US Holocaust Memorial Museum. (Music: “Rainfall Serenade,” and “Scenery” “by Kai Engel; “Floating,” “Feeling,” and “...
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From an office in Geneva, Switzerland, two friends—a Jewish businessman and the Salvadoran colonel who rescued him—manufactured thousands of false citizenship documents that protected Jews in Nazi-controlled Europe. This is the story of the largest Holocaust rescue you’ve never heard of. Featuring Edna Friedberg, a historian at the US Holocaust Memorial Museum. (Music: “Rainfall Serenade,” and “Scenery” “by Kai Engel; “Floating,” “Feeling,” and “...
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