STEVEN PRESSMAN at Books Inc, Opera Plaza
In honor of National Holocaust Remembrance Day, Books Inc. Opera Plaza presents former journalist Steven Pressman sharing 50 Children: One Ordinary American Couple's Extraordinary Rescue Mission Into the Heart of Nazi Germany. Based on the acclaimed HBO documentary--which Steven wrote, produced and directed--the book draws from Eleanor Kraus's unpublished memoir, rare historical documents, and interviews with more than a dozen of the surviving children. Complete with illustrations and period photographs, archival materials, and memorabilia, this is a remarkable tale of personal courage and triumphant heroism that offers a fresh, unique insight into a critical period of history.
Monday, April 28, 2014 - 7:00pm
601 Van Ness
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: HarperTorch - April 22nd, 2014