The Untold Account of His Life, Wartime Activities, and the True Story Behind the ListBook - 2007
Spy, businessman, bon vivant, Nazi Party member, Righteous Gentile. This was Oskar Schindler, the controversial savior of almost 12,000 Jews during the Holocaust who struggled afterwards to rebuild his life and gain international recognition for his wartime deeds. Author David Crowe examines every phase of the subject's life in this landmark biography, presenting a figure of mythic proportions that one prominent Schindler Jew described as "an extraordinary man in extraordinary times."
Publisher: New York : Basic Books ; London : Perseus Running [distributor], 2007
Branch Call Number: 921 Schin
Description: xi, 766 pages, 16 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
From Library Staff
Schindler's Ark, the book that spawned the much celebrated film, was based on the real life story of Oskar Schindler.