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Leon Leyson

Biography

Leon Leyson was one of the youngest members of Schindler’s List. He brings a unique perspective to the history of the Holocaust and a powerful message of courage and humanity. Believing that no one would be interested in his story, he rarely spoke about his experiences until the film Schindler’s List received worldwide attention.A graduate of Los Angeles City College; California State University, Los Angeles; and Pepperdine University, he taught at Huntington Park High School in Huntington Park, California, for thirty-nine years. In recognition of his many accomplishments as educator and witness to the Holocaust, Mr. Leyson was awarded an honorary doctorate of humane letters from Chapman University.Mr. Leyson passed away in January 2013, leaving behind his wife, Lis; their two children; and six grandchildren.

The Boy on the Wooden Box
The Boy on the Wooden Box
The Boy on the Wooden Box
The Boy on the Wooden Box
The Boy on the Wooden Box
The Boy on the Wooden Box
The Boy on the Wooden Box
The Boy on the Wooden Box

Books by Leon Leyson

    The Boy on the Wooden Box
    Leon Leyson

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All Leon Leyson Books

YearTitlePages
2013The Boy on the Wooden Box231