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The Resource Simon Wiesenthal : the life and legends, Tom Segev

Simon Wiesenthal : the life and legends, Tom Segev

Label
Simon Wiesenthal : the life and legends
Title
Simon Wiesenthal
Title remainder
the life and legends
Statement of responsibility
Tom Segev
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • heb
  • eng
Summary
A fully documented profile of the "Nazi hunter" famous for his unrelenting pursuit of Nazi criminals draws on extensive international records to discuss such topics as his role in capturing Adolf Eichmann, rivalry with Elie Wiesel, and infamy later in life
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Segev, Tom
Dewey number
  • 940.53/18092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DS135.A93
LC item number
W537 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wiesenthal, Simon
  • Holocaust survivors
  • Nazi hunters
  • Jews
  • War criminals
  • Austria
Label
Simon Wiesenthal : the life and legends, Tom Segev
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Translation copyright © 2010 by Ronnie Hope."-- T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [415]-462) and index
Contents
"Eichmann is my passion" -- "During that period, we never took Hitler seriously" -- "See you on the soap shelf" -- "Who knows her? Who has seen her?" -- "The duty of an Austrian patriot" -- "That's how I became a stamp collector" -- "I hope you're not coming to see me" -- "I always said he's in Buenos Aires" -- "Sleuth with 6 million clients" -- "You may have thought he was happy, but he also cried sometimes" -- "A huge mass of rotten flesh" -- "Auschwitz lines" -- "What would you have done?" -- "Kreisky is going mad" -- "Better than any monster" -- "Mr. Wiesenthal, I claim, had different relations with the Gestapo from mine" -- "It's not easy to be my wife" -- "The children-- were actually the same children" -- "Only so that Mengele's name would not be forgotten" -- "As if I were already dead" -- "Sleazenthal" -- "We all made mistakes in our youth."
Control code
ocn496160303
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 482 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780385519465
Lccn
2009053480
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)496160303
Label
Simon Wiesenthal : the life and legends, Tom Segev
Publication
Note
"Translation copyright © 2010 by Ronnie Hope."-- T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [415]-462) and index
Contents
"Eichmann is my passion" -- "During that period, we never took Hitler seriously" -- "See you on the soap shelf" -- "Who knows her? Who has seen her?" -- "The duty of an Austrian patriot" -- "That's how I became a stamp collector" -- "I hope you're not coming to see me" -- "I always said he's in Buenos Aires" -- "Sleuth with 6 million clients" -- "You may have thought he was happy, but he also cried sometimes" -- "A huge mass of rotten flesh" -- "Auschwitz lines" -- "What would you have done?" -- "Kreisky is going mad" -- "Better than any monster" -- "Mr. Wiesenthal, I claim, had different relations with the Gestapo from mine" -- "It's not easy to be my wife" -- "The children-- were actually the same children" -- "Only so that Mengele's name would not be forgotten" -- "As if I were already dead" -- "Sleazenthal" -- "We all made mistakes in our youth."
Control code
ocn496160303
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 482 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780385519465
Lccn
2009053480
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)496160303

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