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Raoul Wallenberg, a wealthy Swedish diplomat in Hungary, arranged Swedish diplomatic protection for many Hungarian Jews during World War II. But in 1945, he mysteriously disappeared after a covert meeting with Russians. Free verse created from personal interviews and other primary sources intermingle with archival photographs and documents followed by backmatter.