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Saturday: 'Story of Courage in Holocaust'

Original post made on Mar 2, 2012

Author Marty Brounstein will discuss his book, "Two Among the Righteous Few: A Story of Courage in the Holocaust," at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 3, at the Menlo Park City Council Chambers, 701 Laurel St. in Menlo Park.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Thursday, March 1, 2012, 11:48 AM

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Posted by Sybille
a resident of Menlo Park: Fair Oaks
on Mar 2, 2012 at 9:36 am

I assume the names of the Dutch people should be Frans and Mien Wijnakkers. Please check and correct if necessary.

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Posted by Editor
a resident of Menlo Park: University Heights
on Mar 2, 2012 at 10:08 am

Sybille, Thanks for the correction. It's fixed. (My research shows that the surname doesn't end in "s".)

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Posted by Marty Brounstein
a resident of Menlo Park: Downtown
on Apr 18, 2012 at 5:38 pm

Come hear an engaging presentation by Marty Brounstein, author of "Two Among the Righteous Few: A Story of Courage in the Holocaust." It is a remarkable, true story of courage and interfaith compassion, courage and rescue involving a Christian couple in the Netherlands who saved the lives of at least two dozen Jews during World War II and the Holocaust.
This story has a meaningful personal connection...Marty will explain when you come.
Thursday, May 17, 7 p.m. Kepler's Books, 1010 El Camino Real, Menlo Park. Free. (650) 324-4321.

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Posted by Hmmm
a resident of another community
on Apr 18, 2012 at 7:40 pm

Mr. Brounstein, may I prevail upon you to remind us all of this again, closer to the date? I post a lot of local events on my Facebook page, but I've found if I do it too soon, people forget about it. It sounds wonderful- I'd love to attend!

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