Ruth Gruber

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Ruth Gruber (1911–2016) was an award-winning Jewish American journalist, photographer, and humanitarian. Born in Brooklyn in 1911, she was the author of nineteen books, including the National Jewish Book Award–winning biography Raquela (1978). She also wrote several memoirs documenting her astonishing experiences, among them Ahead of Time (1991), Inside of Time (2002), and Haven (1983), which documents her role in the rescue of one thousand refugees from Europe and their safe transport to America. Gruber passed away in 2016 at the age of 105.

Books By Ruth Gruber (6 Books)


Ruth Gruber: The Making of a Trailblazing Female Correspondent
How Ruth Gruber Helped 1000 European Refugees Find Asylum in America
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