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Assignment, rescue an autobiography by Varian Fry

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Published by Scholastic Inc. in New York .
Written in English


  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Refugees.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- France.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Varian Fry ; with an introduction by Albert O. Hirschman.
LC ClassificationsD809.F7 F79 1968
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 183 p., [8] p. of plates :
Number of Pages183
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19819587M
ISBN 100590469703

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