Front cover image for Last barrier to freedom : internment of Jewish Holocaust survivors on Cyprus 1946-1949

Last barrier to freedom : internment of Jewish Holocaust survivors on Cyprus 1946-1949

Print Book, English, ©1985
J.L. Magnes Museum, Berkeley, Calif., ©1985
History
x, 128 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
9780943376257, 0943376254
12999054
The Western World in August, 1946
My Association with the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee and My First Task on Cyprus
Another Boat that Foundered
The Two "Largest Boats Ever"
The Camps and Their Organization
The JDC Work
Food, Clothing, and Shelter
The "Haganah"
Political Parties
Attempts at Escape
Joshua Leibner
Our Comptroller
A Social Worker Who Had No Clients, Only "Family" Members
Captain Ike
A U.S. State Department Smear
An Attempt to Blow Up a British Naval Vessel and an Escape
Revolts in Camp
The Youth Aliyah on Cyprus
Education and Culture
Children, Children, and More Children
The First Director of Culture and the Poet Nathan Alterman
Other Cultural Workers
My Meetings with Ben-Gurion and with Bernadotte and Bunche
Passover Seders
Distinguished Visitors
The Rites of Passage
Celebrations
The Attitude of the British
Scenes and Vignettes
Looking Back