The basis for the Broadway show, Irena's Vow, this book tells the true story of Irena Gut Opdyke, a young Catholic woman who risks her life to save a dozen Jewish laborers in Poland during World War II. The housekeeper of a Major who has a soft spot for her, she uses her position to hide the Jews in the basement of his house. A universal story, Irena's courage and bravery in the face of real danger will inspire you personally and restore your faith in humanity.
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 304 Vendor: Random House, Inc Publication Date: 2004 Dimensions: 6.88 X 4.19 (inches)
ISBN: 0553494112 ISBN-13: 9780553494112 UPC: 050694006994 Availability: In Stock