The Book Smugglers: Partisans, Poets, & the Race to Save Jewish Treasures from the Nazis

with author David Fishman

The Book Smugglers tells the nearly unbelievable story of ghetto residents in Vilna who rescued thousands of rare books and manuscripts – first from the Nazis and then from the Soviets. ┬áProfessor David Fishman teaches Modern Jewish History at the Jewish Theological Seminary in New York.

Free & open to the public.

 

Co-Sponsor:

Harry & Rose Samson Family JCC

Date:

Thu. December 7, 2017

Time:

 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm

Location:

Community Hall at Harry & Rose Samson Family JCC

6255 N. Santa Monica Blvd.

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