The Brigade

The Brigade

An Epic Story of Vengeance, Salvation, and World War II

Book - 2002
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November 1944. The British government finally agrees to send a brigade of 5,000 Jewish volunteers from Palestine to Europe to fight the German army. But when the war ends and the soldiers witness firsthand the horrors their people have suffered in the concentration camps, the men launch a brutal and calculating campaign of vengeance, forming secret squads to identify, locate, and kill Nazi officers in hiding. Their own ferocity threatens to overwhelm them until a fortuitous encounter with an orphaned girl sets the men on a course of action--rescuing Jewish war orphans and transporting them to Palestine--that will not only change their lives but also help create a nation and forever alter the course of world history.

Publisher: New York : Perennial, 2002.
Edition: 1st Perennial edition.
ISBN: 9780060932831
006093283X
Characteristics: x, 326 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates :,illustrations ;,21 cm

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Mar 10, 2014

It had been politics which had persuaded His Majesty's government to send a brigade of Jewish soldiers to fight the Nazis,...

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Mar 10, 2014

Vengeance was like faith.

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Mar 10, 2014

We will fight the White Paper as if there is no war, and fight the war as if there is no White Paper.

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