Lucien Lazare

Lucien Lazare is a member of the Committee on Righteous Gentiles at Yad Vashem and is the chairman of its Jerusalem subcommittee. He completed his doctorate in history at the University of Strasbourg in 1967 and was the principal of the René Cassin High School in Jerusalem from 1971 to 1978. He is the author of Rescue as Resistance (1996) and wrote the section on France of Yad Vashem’s Encyclopedia of the Righteous Among the Nations: Rescuers of Jews During the Holocaust.

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Resistance, Jewish Organizations in France: 1940-1944

In terms of numbers, the proportion of Jewish women active in Jewish underground organizations in occupied France is impressive.

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