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Something beautiful happened

Yvette Manessis Corporon

Something beautiful happened

a story of survival and courage in the face of evil

by Yvette Manessis Corporon

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945),
  • Jews,
  • World War, 1939-1945,
  • Rescue

  • Edition Notes

    StatementYvette Manessis Corporon
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS135.G72 C673 2017
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 305 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
    Number of Pages305
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26932006M
    ISBN 101501161113
    ISBN 109781501161117
    LC Control Number2017005354
    OCLC/WorldCa962227468

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