Back to search results

Relates the stories of 18 Jewish men and women who were imprisoned in Ethiopia in the 1970s-80s for smuggling Jews over the border to Sudan on their way to Israel. After the revolution in 1974, officials in the Mengistu regime sought out young Jews in order to draft them into the army and send them to almost certain death on the battlefield; therefore, attempts to smuggle Jews out of the country were stepped up. The men and women whose experiences are retold here either volunteered or were asked to help in the smuggling operation. They were eventually caught, tortured, and imprisoned for aiding Jews to leave the country. They all succeeded in emigrating to Israel after their release. (From the Bibliography of the Vidal Sassoon International Center for the Study of Antisemitism)

Title חלום בין סורגים : סיפורם של אסירי ציון מאתיופיה / כתב ברוך מאירי.
Related place Jerusalem (Israel)-place of publication
Co-Author אלעזר, רחמים
Publisher ירושלים : גפן
Creation Date תשנ"ח 1998
Notes "כפי שסופרו אישית לברוך מאירי ורחמים אלעזר".
Format 168 ע' : איורים (חלקם צבעוניים)
25 ס"מ.
Language Hebrew
Identifier ISBN9652291927
ISBN9789652291929
System Number 990017880720205171
Links תמונה קדמית
תמונה אחורית

תנאי השימוש:

Terms of Use

The item is subject to copyright and/or contractual terms of use. 

You may use this item for non-commercial teaching and research purposes only, provided that due credit is given to the creator(s) and/or to the owner of the collection, as applicable.

It is forbidden to harm the author’s honor or reputation by means of altering the item or damaging the integrity of the item.

In addition to specifying the name(s) of the creator(s) when making use of their work, please acknowledge the source of the material as follows: 

From the collection of the National Library of Israel, courtesy of: ______*.

*The name of the collection owner that is indicated in the Library catalog

Any use that does not comply with the above conditions is subject to consent from the owner of copyright in the item and/or the owner of the collection from which the item originated, as applicable.

For any additional copyright information please contact NLI’s copyright inquiry service here.

If you believe that there is an error in the information above, or in case of any concern of copyright infringement in connection with this item, please contact us by e-mail: copyright@nli.org.il​​

MARC RECORDS

Have more information? Found a mistake?