Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 March 2022

192 Pages | 25 black and white illustrations

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780192893369

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Anna and Dr Helmy

How an Arab Doctor Saved a Jewish Girl in Hitler's Berlin

Ronen Steinke

  • Throws light on an almost forgotten world, the old Arab Berlin of the Weimar period
  • A riveting true story reconstructed through conversations with descendants and research from the Cairo and New York family archives
  • Mohammed Helmy, who lived in Berlin until his death in 1982, was honored by the Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial as one of 25,000 "Righteous Among the Nations" who managed to save Jews during World War II