In my opinion this is one of the most important books anyone could ever read, and I recommend it highly.
She also offers her insight regarding the psychological effects of risking ones life for others and why the individuals (and sometimes groups) chose to do good.
Would I have had the courage to risk everything as those who despite great peril risked everything to aid the innocent?
Informative........................ I thought I knew a lot about the Holocaust...........but I was wrong. This is a MUST READ BOOK! Sherry LaoPublished 12 months ago by Sherry D. Lao
Yet another great resource that sheds light on those heros of WWII who have for far too long been unrecognized for saving the lives of so many.Published 16 months ago by Anthony Kalbac
Well structured book written in an easy to read style. The conclusions drawn seem well connected to the data presented.Published 21 months ago by Mark Wilson
I was VERY IMPRESSED with this book! I really liked how the book was laid out and how each category was clearly explained. Read morePublished 22 months ago by Rebecca
What makes this book so different and worthwhile is the author's very detailed way of trying to answer the question of why people risked not only their own lives, but also the... Read morePublished on October 11, 2012 by ab
Having spent most of my adult life exploring the reality of the Holocaust I am often faced with the question of what would I have done. Read morePublished on March 15, 2012 by S.J.Tagliareni
First, what I did not like: the organization of the book was confusing to me, because it was based on the author's attempt to piece apart "what motivated" rescuers to act. Read morePublished on February 15, 2008 by Bibliophile
An excellent book, well worth the price for the history it contains.Published on February 16, 2006 by Donald C. Schwartz
Read her book for a very good idea of what some people did to help the Jews during this horrific time when most people in the world stood still. Read morePublished on October 26, 2004 by an amazon fan