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Journalist ReturnsGestapo’s Booty

Friends warned Hirsch that he was on a Nazi blacklist and his life was in danger.

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/community_briefs/article/journalist_returns_gestapos_booty_20020920

It took close to 70 years, but the books that the Gestapo confiscated from Dr. Caesar Hirsch have been restored to his descendants and donated to the UCLA library, thanks largely to the persistence of a German journalist.

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