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Esther "Etty" Hillesum Woman whose letters and diaries, kept between 1941 and 1943 describe life in Amsterdam during the German occupation.
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Etty Hillesum (born 15 January and her brother Jaap Hillesum (born 27 January
Semmy Woortman-Glasoog with Lientje, a Jewish girl she hid. Woortman-Glasoog was active in a network which found foster homes, hiding places, and false papers for Jewish children. She was later named "Righteous Among the Nations.
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Etty Hillesum - Cuore pensante della vita
Etty Hillesum - Cuore pensante della vita. Photo courtesy of (Collection Joods Historisch Museum/Jewish Historical Museum, Amsterdam).
The Hillesum family
Russian writer Anton Chekhov, photographed by his brother