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The Heroic Nanny

The Heroic Nanny

Antonina Gordey was a Russian nanny who saved a little Jewish girl by pretending she was her own illegitimate child.

The Teenage Fighter Pilot

The Teenage Fighter Pilot

Lydia Litvyak was a Russian fighter pilot during World War II and the first female to shoot down an enemy plane.

The Princess Spy

The Princess Spy

Noor Inayat Khan was an Indian princess, devout Muslim, and Allied spy who sacrificed her life to fight the Nazi war machine.

The Nazi Killer

The Nazi Killer

Nancy Wake was a gutsy journalist from Australia who became a leader of the Allied resistance and killed a Nazi with her bare hands.

The Fourth Prime Minister Of Israel

The Fourth Prime Minister Of Israel

Golda Meir was the fourth prime minister of Israel, and a beloved leader of the Jewish people. Her greatest contribution, however, may have come earlier in her career.

A Jewish Spy In Nazi Germany

Marthe Hoffnung Cohn is a French Jewish woman who worked as a spy in Nazi Germany, risking her life behind enemy lines to collect and deliver intelligence to the Allies.

The Deaf Princess

Princess Alice was an unconventional royal who prioritized helping others over wealth and privilege.