Jewish Values: To Hope and Back: The Journey of the St. Louis

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Number of Pages: 
204pages
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tells the tragic story of the St. Louis, the ship that sailed from Germany to Cuba in 1939 carrying over 900 hopeful Jewish passengers trying to escape the horrors that awaited them in Europe. The voyage is told through the eyes of two nonfictional preteens, Lisa and Sol. Alternating chapters describe the feelings and experiences of the two protagonists. The book includes archival photographs of the St. Louis, its captain, passengers, and Sol and Lisa as children and as adults.
ISBN: 
9781897187968
Book ID: 
1562
Sydney Taylor Winner: 
No
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