Author: Rigmor Swensen

Rigmor K. Swensen is a teacher, translator, and author of educational materials. She was project director of the Ellis Island exhibit “Norwegians in New York 1825-2000” and is currently co-chair of the Norwegian Immigration Association.
a fishing boat sailing in a fjord with mountains in the background

A World War II thriller

Rigmor Swenson tells the little-known story of the risky rescue of Norway’s national gold from Norway to Canada during the Nazi invasion in April 1940.