Hollywood and the Holocaust: Remembering The Pawnbroker

@article{Leff1996HollywoodAT,
  title={Hollywood and the Holocaust: Remembering The Pawnbroker},
  author={Leonard J. Leff},
  journal={American Jewish History},
  year={1996},
  volume={84},
  pages={353 - 376}
}
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