Schindler's Ark Author:Thomas Keneally The novel the movie SCHINDLER'S LIST was based on. — In the shadow of Auschwitz, a flamboyant German industrialist grew into a living legend to the Jews of Cracow. He was a womanizer, a heavy drinker, and a bon vivant, but to them, he was a savior. — This is the story of Oskar Schindler who risked his life to protect the beleaguered Jews in Nazi-o... more »ccupied Poland, who continually defied the SS, and who was transformed by the war into a man with a mission, a compassionate angel of mercy.
With this remarkable and deeply moving book, Thomas Keneally has triumphed once more. Powerfully observed and brilliantly characterized, SCHINDLER'S ARK is testimony to his extraordinary talent and indisputable place among the ranks of the world's greatest living writers.« less