Photo Gallery: Saving Lives with False Papers
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Photo Gallery: Saving Lives with False Papers

Fighting Nazis with Fakes The Hidden Life of the Humanitarian Forger

Adolfo Kaminsky started forging documents after escaping deportation to a Nazi death camp. The Frenchman went on to become one of the world's best forgers, creating documents that saved the lives of Jews, spies and freedom fighters. But even his daughter knew nothing about the real man behind the fake documents.
Von Nora Reinhardt
Translated from the German by Jan Liebelt