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Program Type: Book Discussions
Age: Adult
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Irena's Children: The Extraordinary Story of the Woman Who Saved 2,500 Children from the Warsaw Ghetto
by Tilar J. Mazzeo

The extraordinary and gripping account of Irena Sendler — the “female Oskar Schindler” — who took staggering risks to save 2,500 children from death and deportation in Nazi-occupied Poland during World War II.

Registration required: Meets at the Carriage House behind the Lombard Historical Society, just across from the Library. 

Extra copies of the book are available through the circulation desk.