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The Resource The odyssey of the ship with three names : smuggling arms into Israel and the rescue of Jewish refugees in the Balkans in 1948, Renato Barahona

The odyssey of the ship with three names : smuggling arms into Israel and the rescue of Jewish refugees in the Balkans in 1948, Renato Barahona

Label
The odyssey of the ship with three names : smuggling arms into Israel and the rescue of Jewish refugees in the Balkans in 1948
Title
The odyssey of the ship with three names
Title remainder
smuggling arms into Israel and the rescue of Jewish refugees in the Balkans in 1948
Statement of responsibility
Renato Barahona
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Singular history of the S.S. Kefalos, a tramp steamer crewed mainly by exiled Spanish Republicans that, among its many lives, transported arms and refugees from Mexico and the Balkans to the fledging state of Israel after World War II"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
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1944-
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Barahona, Renato
Dewey number
304.8/5694049609044
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Center for Basque studies, occasional papers series
Series volume
No. 23
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jews
  • Jewish refugees
  • Illegal arms transfers
  • Holocaust survivors
  • Historic ships
  • Palestine
  • Kefalos 1917-1948 (Ship)
Label
The odyssey of the ship with three names : smuggling arms into Israel and the rescue of Jewish refugees in the Balkans in 1948, Renato Barahona
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 226-234) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"The rust-bucket Kefalos (1917-1948) -- Oko and Gladys: two lives intertwined -- Tampico and arms (June 24-August 3, 1948) -- The crew and the long voyage to Tel Aviv (August 3-September 8) -- Neapolitan interlude: preparing for a new mission (September 12-November 8) -- Rescues of refugees in the Balkans and their aftermath (November-December, 1948; January, 1949)"--Provided by publisher
Control code
982014014314
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
250 p
Isbn
9781935709527
Lccn
2014014314
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill
Label
The odyssey of the ship with three names : smuggling arms into Israel and the rescue of Jewish refugees in the Balkans in 1948, Renato Barahona
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 226-234) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"The rust-bucket Kefalos (1917-1948) -- Oko and Gladys: two lives intertwined -- Tampico and arms (June 24-August 3, 1948) -- The crew and the long voyage to Tel Aviv (August 3-September 8) -- Neapolitan interlude: preparing for a new mission (September 12-November 8) -- Rescues of refugees in the Balkans and their aftermath (November-December, 1948; January, 1949)"--Provided by publisher
Control code
982014014314
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
250 p
Isbn
9781935709527
Lccn
2014014314
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill

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