Boats in the Night: Knud Dyby's Involvement in the Rescue of the Danish Jews and the Danish Resistance

Boats in the Night: Knud Dyby's Involvement in the Rescue of the Danish Jews and the Danish Resistance

by Martha Loeffler, John Mark Nielsen
     
 

The story of Knud Dyby's participation in the Danish resistance during World War II and his efforts to assist Danish Jews in escaping to Sweden. After the war, Dyby emigrated from Denmark, ultimately settling in the San Franciso Bay area. He has been recognized by numerous Jewish organizations for his courage in assisting Jewish families during the war. Martha… See more details below

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The story of Knud Dyby's participation in the Danish resistance during World War II and his efforts to assist Danish Jews in escaping to Sweden. After the war, Dyby emigrated from Denmark, ultimately settling in the San Franciso Bay area. He has been recognized by numerous Jewish organizations for his courage in assisting Jewish families during the war. Martha Loeffler, a California newspaper columnist, provides both a dramatic narrative of Dyby's experiences and an historical overview of Denmark during the German occupation.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780930697075
Publisher:
Lur Publications
Publication date:
05/08/2001
Pages:
140

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