Forced to flee

the legacy of Austrian Jewish emigrés : a joint exhibit of the Leo Baeck Institute and the Austrian Cultural Institute at the Leo Baeck Institute, June-September 1997.
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Leo Baeck Institute , New York
Jews, Austrian -- United States -- Biography., Refugees, Jewish -- United States -- Biogr
GenreBiography.
ContributionsLeo Baeck Institute., Austrian Cultural Institute (New York, N.Y.)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD809.U5 F67 1997
The Physical Object
Pagination11 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20965548M

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A Syrian Teen, Forced To Flee 'A Land Of Permanent Goodbyes' After her first book, journalist Atia Abawi was inspired to write a young adult novel about the Syrian refugee crisis.

"It seems very. 6 Seeking Refuge: Forced To Flee | Catholic Charities of Louisville Seeking Refuge: Forced to Flee In Kentucky Refugee Ministries (KRM) launched its first Mock Refugee Camp as part of an effort to educate the community about refugees and the harrowing journeys they take to find safety, freedom and humanity.

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