The Amazing Adventures of A Man Who Rescued A Million Yiddish BooksLarge Print - 2004
In 1980 an entire body of Jewish literature--the physical remnant of Yiddish culture--was on the verge of extinction. Precious volumes that had survived Hitler and Stalin were being passed down from older generations of Jewish immigrants to their non-Yiddish-speaking children only to be discarded or destroyed. So Aaron Lansky, just twenty-three, issued a worldwide appeal for unwanted Yiddish works.
Publisher: Prince Frederick, Md. : RB Large Print, 2004
Branch Call Number: LP 002.075 LAN 3564
Characteristics: 423 p. (large print) ;,cm