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The Great Escape: Nice Jews Who Fled Hitler and Changed the World.

Marton, Kati

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ISBN 10: 0743261151 / ISBN 13: 9780743261159
Published by Simon and Schuster, 2006
Condition: Very Good Hardcover
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Title: The Great Escape: Nice Jews Who Fled Hitler ...

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Publication Date: 2006

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition:Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good

Signed: Signed by Author

Edition: First Edition.

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Traces the early twentieth century journey of nine men from Budapest--including Edward Teller, Robert Capa, and Michael Curtiz--who fled fascism and anti-Semitism to seek sanctuary in America, where they made pivotal contributions to such causes as the development of the atomic bomb, the creation of the computer, and the evolution of modern photojournalism. 50,000 first printing.

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Kati Marton, an award-winning former NPR and ABC News correspondent, is the author of Hidden Power: Presidential Marriages That Shaped Our History, a New York Times bestseller, as well as Wallenberg, The Polk Conspiracy, A Death in Jerusalem, and a novel, An American Woman. Mother of a son and a daughter, she lives in New York with her husband, Richard Holbrooke.

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