DAVID E. FISHMAN teaches history at the Jewish Theological Seminary in New York. His involvement with the story recounted in The Book Smugglers began twenty-five years ago, when he was invited to consult on items discovered in a former church in Vilnius. He is the author of four scholarly monographs and one textbook.
...[a] gripping narrative, one that it is easy to imagine being adapted into a Hollywood blockbuster. -- Anna Katharina Schaffner * The Times Literary Supplement * Masterful prose. What a pleasure it is to have a good read, one fascinating book. * Jewish Book World *