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Jack Sacco Speaks About His Liberator Father at UT Austin

May
3

Joe Sacco was one of the first Americans to reach Dachau, a Nazi concentration camp, at the end of World War II. His experiences are what led his son, Jack Sacco, to write his Pulitzer Prize-nominated book, "Where the Birds Never Sing."

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The finest of all human struggles is against what we are and for what we should become

Youra Livchitz (1917-44)