Searching for Major Plagge : the Nazi who saved Jews / Michael Good.

By: Good, Michael, 1957-Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York : Fordham University Press, 2006Edition: Expanded edDescription: xii, 271 p. : ill. ; 23 cmISBN: 9780823224418 (pbk. : alk. paper); 0823224414 (pbk. : alk. paper)Subject(s): Jews -- Persecutions -- Lithuania | Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Lithuania -- Personal narratives | Good, William Z | Good, Pearl | Plagge, Karl, 1897-1957 | Righteous Gentiles in the Holocaust -- Germany -- Biography | Good, Michael -- Correspondence | Lithuania -- Ethnic relationsDDC classification: 940.53/1835092 LOC classification: DS135.L5 | G662 2006
Contents:
Preface to the second edition -- pt. I: An American awakening. Introduction -- Family journey -- pt. II: The Holocaust. The destruction of the Jews of Vilna -- The Gduds -- The Esterowicz -- pt. III: The search for Major Plagge. Searching through the mists of time -- The discoveries -- Who is a hero? -- Epilogue -- Glossary -- Appendix A: Transcript of the denazification trial of Karl Plagge -- Appendix B: Letters of Karl Plagge to Attorney Strauss -- Appendix C: Good family tree.
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"Second edition"--T.p. verso.

Earlier ed. published under title: The search for Major Plagge.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Preface to the second edition -- pt. I: An American awakening. Introduction -- Family journey -- pt. II: The Holocaust. The destruction of the Jews of Vilna -- The Gduds -- The Esterowicz -- pt. III: The search for Major Plagge. Searching through the mists of time -- The discoveries -- Who is a hero? -- Epilogue -- Glossary -- Appendix A: Transcript of the denazification trial of Karl Plagge -- Appendix B: Letters of Karl Plagge to Attorney Strauss -- Appendix C: Good family tree.

Author notes provided by Syndetics

Michael Good has appeared on C-SPAN, as a speaker in Israel and Germany, and in schools, libraries, churches, and synagogues across the United States. Plagge's story was tracked by media around the world and can also be explored at www.searchformajorplagge.com. Good, a physician, continues to follow and develop the Plagge story from his home in Durham, CT.

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