Harbor from the Holocaust

An Accidental Haven - Shanghai Timeline

Clip | 5m 33s | Video has closed captioning.

Documentary Advisors Tina Johnson and Michele Heryford share brief historical highlights of Shanghai and its relationship with Jewish emigrés through many centuries, making it a unique safe harbor — and one of the only places in the world for Jews escaping Nazi persecution during WWII. The preserved Jewish ghetto is also discussed in the context of modern China.

Aired: 09/08/20

Rating: TV-PG

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Harbor from the Holocaust

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