Defying The Nazis: The Sharps' War

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Waitstill and Martha Sharp saved scores of refugees in Europe at the onset of World War II. Discover their story in Defying the Nazis: The Sharps' War, by Ken Burns and Artemis Joukowsky.

Aired: 09/20/16

Rating: NR


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Funding is provided by members of the Better Angels Society including Jan and Rick Cohen and Jonathan and Jeannie Lavine; The Starr Foundation; The Threshold Foundation; The SeaStone Foundation; and donations from individuals.

The Sharps' Journey


The Sharps' Journey

Follow Waitstill and Martha as they travel Europe undercover, saving refugees from Prague to Paris.

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