Remember Me

Passage to Freedom : The Sugihara Story
Children's - Grade 2-3, Age 7-8 
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ISBN 9781584301578
Publisher Summary
Looks at the Japanese diplomat who used his powers--against the orders of his own government--to assist thousands of Jews in escaping the Nazis in Lithuania

Against the order of his government, a Japanese diplomat in Lithuania issued thousands of visas to Jewish refugees to help them flee the Nazis during World War II.
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