The Short, Strange Life of Herschel Grynszpan

The Short, Strange Life of Herschel Grynszpan

A Boy Avenger, A Nazi Diplomat, and A Murder in Paris

Book - 2013 | 1st ed.
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Describes the life of the teenage Jewish refugee whose shooting of a Nazi diplomat was used as fodder to unleash Kristallnacht and discusses whether he was working alone, as an early resistance fighter, or as a spurned lover.
Publisher: New York : Liveright Pub. Corp., c2013.
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 9780871404527
Branch Call Number: 940.531842092 GRYNS-K
Characteristics: xv, 336 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.


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Feb 20, 2014

Great story about a little known historical event. Sad that Grynszpan is not given the credit as a war hero.

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