Foreword Reviews

A Forgotten Hero

Folke Bernadotte, the Swedish Humanitarian Who Rescued 30,000 People from the Nazis

2019 INDIES Winner
Honorable Mention, Biography (Adult Nonfiction)
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In one of the most amazing rescues of WWII, the Swedish head of the Red Cross rescued more than 30,000 people from concentration camps in the last three months of the war. "A Forgotten Hero" chronicles Folke’s life and extraordinary journey, from his family history and early years to saving thousands of lives during WWII and his untimely assassination in 1948. A straightforward and compelling narrative, "A Forgotten Hero" sheds light on this important and heroic historical figure.