Rabbi Hugo Gryn

The castaway in Desert Island Discs this week is Rabbi Hugo Gryn. He'll be talking to Sue Lawley about how his happy and secure childhood in Czechoslovakia was devastated by Nazism and how he survived two years in concentration camps. He'll also be discussing how his commitment to bettering relations between people of differing faiths is rooted in his experience of persecution during the Second World War.

[Taken from the original programme material for this archive edition of Desert Island Discs]

Favourite track: Kol Haoalm Kulo Gesher Tzar M' Od by Israel Zohar
Book: Biography of Churchill by Martin Gilbert
Luxury: A parking space

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40 minutes

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Fri 17 Feb 1995 09:05


Role Contributor
PresenterSue Lawley
Interviewed GuestRabbi Hugo Gryn

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