Pursuit of Peril: Their only path to survival by Marlys Adler, Isaac Adler
In the late 1930s, Benjamin (Benny) Goldberg, along with other volunteers, agrees to become part of a clandestine mission, designed by a determined Jewish leadership in Palestine. Their mission is to return to Europe and rescue as many Jews as possible from the Nazis. Benny must say goodbye to life as he knows it, along with the woman he loves.
Later that love will be tested.
Jewish immigrants, connected through circumstances, struggle to survive their perilous journey on both land and sea. A passionate Benny must fight to control his own feelings as he encourages others to believe in themselves and their ability to survive.
This novel evokes a wide range of emotions as we follow the sequence of events, causing the reader to pause and reflect. The resilience of those on this perilous pursuit for survival-and the shocking outcome of the mission-is a true testament to the human spirit.
This is their story.
Year first published: 2021