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Schindler's list. /

This is the novel based on the true story of how German was profiteer and prison camp Direkto Oskar Schindler came to save more Jews from the gas chambers than any other single person during World War II.

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  • "A fictionalized treatment of the life of the German industrialist who saved the lives of many Jews during World War II, Schindler's List is a remarkable work of fiction based on the true story of German industrialist and war profiteer, Oskar Schindler, who, confronted with the horror of the extermination camps, gambled his life and fortune to rescue 1,300 Jews from the gas chambers. Working with the actual testimony of Schindler's Jews, Thomas Keneally artfully depicts the courage and shrewdness of an unlikely savior, a man who is a flawed mixture of hedonism and decency and who, in the presence of unutterable evil, transcends the limits of his own humanity."
  • "This is the novel based on the true story of how German was profiteer and prison camp Direkto Oskar Schindler came to save more Jews from the gas chambers than any other single person during World War II."@en
  • "The true story of a man who took incredible risks and spent his considerable fortune to build a factory camp to protect Jews during World War II."
  • "The true story of a man who took incredible risks and spent his considerable fortune to build a factory camp to protect Jews during World War II."@en
  • "Recreates the remarkable activities and courage of Oskar Schindler, a Catholic German industrialist who gambled everything to save as many Jews as possible from the Nazi death camps."@en
  • "A novel based on the true story of how German war profiteer and prison camp Direktor Oskar Schindler came to save more Jews from the gas chambers than any other single person during World War II. In this milestone of Holocaust literature, Keneally uses the actual testimony of the Schindlerjuden - Schindler's Jews - to brilliantly portray the courage and cunning of a good man in the midst of unspeakable evil."
  • "Het ongelooflijke, maar waargebeurde verhaal van de Duitse industrieel en zwarthandelaar Oskar Schindler, die zijn joodse arbeiders van de dood redde."
  • "The story of a Catholic war profiteer, Oskar Schindler, who risked his life and went bankrupt in order to save more than 1,000 Jews from certain death in concentration camps. He employed Jews in his crockery factory manufacturing goods for the German army. At the same time he tries to stay solvent with the help of a Jewish accountant and negotiates business with a vicious Nazi commandant who enjoys shooting Jews as target practice from the balcony of his villa that overlooks the prison camp he commands."@en
  • "During the Holocaust at the German concentration camp near Plaszow, thousands of Jews lost their lives at the hands of the Nazis. More than a thousand others would have been counted among the dead if not for a womanizing, heavy-drinking, German-Catholic industrialist and Nazi Party member named Oskar Schindler."@en
  • "Le film raconte l'histoire vécue et inoubliable de l'énigmatique Oskar Schindler, membre du parti nazi, grand séducteur et profiteur de guerre qui sauva la vie de 1 100 Juifs durant l'Holocauste. Au triomphe d'un homme qui changea le cours des événements se superpose le drame de ceux qui survécurent à l'un des chapitres les plus sombres de l'histoire de l'humanité grâce à ses actions."
  • "Here is the novel based on the true story of how German war profiteer and prison camp Direktor Oskar Schindler came to save more Jews from the gas chambrs than any other single person during World War II."@en
  • "A mature novel that is a fictionalized treatment of the life of the German industrialist who saved the lives of many Jews during World War II. Schindler's List is a remarkable work of fiction based on the true story of German industrialist and war profiteer, Oskar Schindler, who, confronted with the horror of the extermination camps, gambled his life and fortune to rescue 1,300 Jews from the gas chambers. Working with the actual testimony of Schindler's Jews, Thomas Keneally artfully depicts the courage and shrewdness of an unlikely savior, a man who is a flawed mixture of hedonism and decency and who, in the presence of unutterable evil, transcends the limits of his own humanity."@en
  • "A mature novel that is a fictionalized treatment of the life of the German industrialist who saved the lives of many Jews during World War II. Schindler's List is a remarkable work of fiction based on the true story of German industrialist and war profiteer, Oskar Schindler, who, confronted with the horror of the extermination camps, gambled his life and fortune to rescue 1,300 Jews from the gas chambers. Working with the actual testimony of Schindler's Jews, Thomas Keneally artfully depicts the courage and shrewdness of an unlikely savior, a man who is a flawed mixture of hedonism and decency and who, in the presence of unutterable evil, transcends the limits of his own humanity."
  • "Thomas Keneally's famous novel tells the true story of Oskar Schindler, a businessman who risked his life every day during the Second World War to save as many Jews as possible. Steven Spielberg's film of Schindler's list won seven Oscars, including Best Picture and Best Director."
  • "Historical fiction about a man and the Jews he saved from the Holocaust in Poland."
  • "".presents the indelible true story of the enigmatic Oskar Schindler, a member of the Nazi party, womanizer and war profiteer who saved the lives of more than 1,100 Jews during the Holocaust.", [box cover note]."@en
  • "Het ongelooflijke, maar waargebeurde verhaal van de Duitse industrieel en zwarthandelaar Oskar Schindler, die zijn joodse arbeiders van de dood redde. Vanaf ca. 15 jaar."
  • "A mature novel that is a fictionalized treatment of the life of the German industrialist who saved the lives of many Jews during World War II. Schindler's List is a remarkable work of fiction based on the true story of German industrialist and war profiteer, Oskar Schindler, who, confronted with the horror of the extermination camps, gambled his life and fortune to rescue 1,300 Jews from the gas chambers. Working with the actual testimony of Schindler's Jews, Thomas Keneally artfully depicts the courage and shrewdness of an unlikely savior, a man who is a flawed mixture of hedonism and decency and who, in the presence of unutterable evil, transcends the limits of his own humanity."

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  • "War stories."@en
  • "War stories."
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  • "Biographical fiction"
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  • "Fiction"
  • "Readers."@en
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  • "Belletristische Darstellung."
  • "Belletristische Darstellung."@en
  • "Uncorrected proofs (Printing)"@en
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  • "Schindler's list. /"@en
  • "Schindlers list /"
  • "Schindlers list /"@sv
  • "Schindler's List /"@en
  • "Schindler's List /"
  • "Schindler's List."@en
  • "Schindler's List."
  • "Schindler's list /"@en
  • "Schindler's list /"
  • "Schindler's list /"@sv
  • "SCHINDLER'S LIST /"
  • "Schindler's ark"@en
  • "Schindler's ark /"
  • "Schindler's list : a novel /"
  • "Schindler's List"
  • "Schindler's list."
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  • "Schindler's list"
  • "Schindler's list."@en
  • "Schindlers list : 1994 /"
  • "Schindlers list"
  • "Schindlers' List /"
  • "Schindler's list [La liste de Schindler] /"

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