The Tailor Project : How 2,500 Holocaust Survivors Found a New Life in Canada

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Powerful stories of Jewish immigrants who found new hope after the Holocaust

The remarkable story of approximately 2,500 Jewish tailors and their families who immigrated to Canada between 1948 and 1949 through the Garment Workers’ Scheme in the aftermath of the Holocaust.

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Publication Date: October 20, 2020

Genre: Adult Nonfiction

Product Format: Paperback

Pages: 320

ISBN: 978-1-77260-144-2

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Andrea Knight

Andrea Knight has been working as a writer and editor for more than twenty-five years and was co-founder and co-publisher of the New Jewish Press. She lives in Toronto.

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Paula Draper

Paula J Draper Ph.D. is a historian and educator specializing in memory history who has been involved in a multitude of Holocaust-related projects. She lives in Toronto.

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Nicole Bryck

Nicole Bryck is the Social Program Manager at Impakt Labs, an organization that creates storytelling-based advocacy materials about social issues. She lives in Toronto.

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