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The Resource The ambiguity of virtue : Gertrude van Tijn and the fate of the Dutch Jews, Bernard Wasserstein

The ambiguity of virtue : Gertrude van Tijn and the fate of the Dutch Jews, Bernard Wasserstein

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The ambiguity of virtue : Gertrude van Tijn and the fate of the Dutch Jews
Title
The ambiguity of virtue
Title remainder
Gertrude van Tijn and the fate of the Dutch Jews
Statement of responsibility
Bernard Wasserstein
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • dut
  • eng
Member of
Summary
Recounts the life of Gertrude van Tijn, a woman who between 1933 and 1940 negotiated for the emigration of Jews in Nazi occupied Europe
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
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10301988
Cataloging source
DLC
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Wasserstein, Bernard
Dewey number
940.5318
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Tijn, Gertrude van
  • Joodsche Raad voor Amsterdam
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
  • Jews
  • Jews, German
  • Jewish women
  • Women social workers
  • World War, 1939-1945
Target audience
adult
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Gertrude van Tijn and the fate of the Dutch Jews
Label
The ambiguity of virtue : Gertrude van Tijn and the fate of the Dutch Jews, Bernard Wasserstein
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"An earlier version of this book was published in Dutch as Gertrude van Tijn en het lot van de Nederlandse Joden by Nieuw Amsterdam, 2013"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Contents
Prologue -- "Ruined woman" -- Rebuilding lives -- "Death ships" -- Gertrude's war -- Mission to Lisbon -- Crisis of conscience -- Help for the departing -- Trading with the enemy -- To the bitter end -- Last exit from Amsterdam -- Aftermath -- A reckoning -- Epilogue
Control code
000052279446
Extent
334 pages 21 cm.
Isbn
9780674281387
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alkaline paper)
Label
The ambiguity of virtue : Gertrude van Tijn and the fate of the Dutch Jews, Bernard Wasserstein
Publication
Note
"An earlier version of this book was published in Dutch as Gertrude van Tijn en het lot van de Nederlandse Joden by Nieuw Amsterdam, 2013"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Content category
text
Contents
Prologue -- "Ruined woman" -- Rebuilding lives -- "Death ships" -- Gertrude's war -- Mission to Lisbon -- Crisis of conscience -- Help for the departing -- Trading with the enemy -- To the bitter end -- Last exit from Amsterdam -- Aftermath -- A reckoning -- Epilogue
Control code
000052279446
Extent
334 pages 21 cm.
Isbn
9780674281387
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alkaline paper)

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