Aristides de Sousa Mendes

A man of courage

Aristides de Sousa Mendes – Um homem de coragem

José Jorge Letria & Alex Gozblau

pato lógico & incm | 2015 | 40 pages | 14,5 x 24 cm | hardcover

He defied the Salazar’s regime by granting thousands of entry visas in Portugal to whom was trying to flee France, which was about to be overrun by the Germans. This Portuguese consul, who was ostracized by the State, is today an example of humanism.

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