Jews of the Vilna Ghetto risked their lives to rescue thousands of books from the Nazis. David Fishman, author of ‘The Book Smugglers,’ discusses.
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“I’ve read the manuscript that you wrote about me. And I forbid you from including it in your doctorate.”
Using both Jewish and Nazi documentation, David Fishman’s book describes the day-to-day operation of the so-called Paper Brigade.
There were people that were literally willing to lay down their lives for culture.