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Vihar, Béla (ed.)
Sárga könyv. Adatok a magyar zsidóság háborús szenvedéseiböl. 1941-1945. / Sárga könyv. Adatok a magyar zsidóság háborús szenvedéseiből. 1941-1945. [Yellow Book. Information About the Suffering of the Hungarian Jews During the War. 1941-1945.]
Budapest: Hechaluc [Groszmann Sándor], 1945. Only edition. In original illustrated hard paper. With the original white dust cover. In fine condition./In fine condition. Restored.. Cover design and the linocut illustrations by Shraga Weil.. Cover design and the linocut illustrations by Shraga Weil. Only edition. In original illustrated hard paper. With the original white dust cover. 216 p. One of the earliest book about the Hungarian Holocaust. Published by Hechaluc (Hehalutz), the Zionist resistant movement, whose legendary headquarters was located at the Üvegház (Glasshouse) in Budapest, a former glass-store. During the Holocaust about 3000 people found shelter there and it was the center for producing fake identification documents to save Hungarian Jews from persecution. Shraga Weil (Ferenc Ferdinánd; 1918-2009) was a Hungarian born Israeli painter. He studied at the Academy of Art in Prague and École des Beaux Arts in Paris. During WWII he was active in the Zionist underground movement in Budapest, working in the workshop for forging documents. After the war he sailed for Palestine on an illegal immigrant ship and became a member of Kibbutz Ha'ogen where he lived until his death. In 1959 Weil was awarded the Dizengoff Prize for painting. He created the doors of the main entrance to the Knesset building and the President's residence in Jerusalem. Weil painted the wooden panels in the Israeli Hall at the Kennedy Center. Sándor Groszmann (Alexander Grossmann, Ben Erec; 1909-2003) was a journalist and publisher, one of the main activists of the Hungarian Zionist … [Click Below for Full Description]
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