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The Jewish Refugee Warship Arik Kerman

The Jewish Refugee Warship

Arik Kerman

Published January 3rd 2016
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 About the Book 

At twilight on 24th June 1946, three British destroyers spedtowards a small warship that tried to break through the Britishmarine blockade of the Land of Israel. 1,250 Jewish refugees,survivors of the Nazi concentration camps were crowdedtogetherMoreAt twilight on 24th June 1946, three British destroyers spedtowards a small warship that tried to break through the Britishmarine blockade of the Land of Israel. 1,250 Jewish refugees,survivors of the Nazi concentration camps were crowdedtogether with a crew of American Jewish volunteers on the smallunarmed corvette, They named the ship to honor the memoryof a British lord, Colonel Josiah Wedgwood, who fought torealize his countrys commitment to the establishment of aJewish homeland in the Land of Israel.The book revolves around the story of this ship, overshadowedby the conflict between the different protagonists andinstitutions involved.Arik Kerman was born in Tel Aviv, an ex-navy man, his writingdeals with the subject of Man and the Sea. His first book TheStoker was published in Hebrew by Sifriat Poalim.The book The Jewish Refugees Warship is the product ofmany years intensive research conducted by Kerman in Israeland Britain.