The Holocaust Memorial Center and the Detroit Jewish Book Fair present Debbie Cenziper, a Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative reporter and Northwestern University professor. Her book uncovers the epic quest by the men and women of the Office of Special Investigations to rid the United States of Nazi mass murderers hiding in plain sight. She vividly captures their extraordinary efforts to restore a measure of justice to the world in the face of an overwhelming evil.
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"Operation Finale: The Capture & Trial of Adolf Eichmann" uncovers the secret history of the capture and trial of Nazi war criminal Adolf Eichmann. Operation Finale—the code name of Israel’s effort to find Eichmann—reveals how agents of the Mossad, Israel’s national intelligence agency, located him in hiding in South America years after the war, then abducted and smuggled him out of the country to stand trial in Israel. All of the people involved in his discovery, capture, and trial had personal connections to the Holocaust. In each of these artifact spotlights, you will learn about the personal stories of those involved.Learn More