Then there were serge and beate klarsfeld, who recently won a national jewish book award for their memoir about their nazihunting days. Based on the adult bestseller hunting eichmann,which is now in development as a major film, and illustrated with powerful photos throughout, the nazi hunters is a cantmiss work of narrative nonfiction. Nazi hunters how a team of spies and survivors captured the worlds most notorious nazi neal bascomb the arthur a. This book was full of facts but told in a way that made it read like a spy novel thriller. Finally, the israeli spies, many of whom lost family in the holocaust, embarked on their daring mission, recounted here in full. Buy the nazi hunters 1st edition by lewis, damien isbn. Serge is a romanian jew whose father was killed in auschwitz. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. I read the nazi hunters, but i had little idea of the full scope of their campaigns to bring the nazis. The nazi hunters is about a nazi leader named adolf eichmann who after the war ran into the woods of germany and disappeared. The whole story was told with pace, verve and a real feeling of personal. This book covers the operation in france and then the determined efforts of a few. The nazi hunters focuses on the small band of men and women who refused to allow their crimes to be. A thrilling truecrime story of how secret agent zvi aharoni hunted down one of the highestranking nazi war criminals on the run in argentina in 1960.
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