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- DescriptionThis compelling memoir takes readers through the eyes of a child surviving World War II in Nazi-occupied Poland. As a nine-year-old, the author witnessed his father being herded into a truck - never to be seen again. He, his mother, and sister fled to Warsaw to live in disguise as Catholics under the ses of the Nazi SS, constantly fearful of discovery and persecution. A sobering reminder of the personal toll of the Holocaust on Jews during World War II, this book is a harrowing portrait of one child's loss of incence. This edition contains previously unpublished content from the original text.
- Author BiographyYehuda Nir is an associate professor of psychiatry at Cornell University Medical Center and a speaker and lecturer on the Holocaust, drawing largely from his own personal experiences. He and his wife, Bonnie Maslin, coauthored the book Patterns of Heartbreak. He lives in New York City. Cynthia Ozick is an award-winning novelist and essayist and a National Book Award Finalist in 2002 for her novel The Puttermesser Papers. She lives outside New York City.
- Author(s)Yehuda Nir
- PublisherSchaffner Press
- Date of Publication01/04/2007
- SubjectTrue Military / Combat Stories
- Place of PublicationTucson
- Country of PublicationUnited States
- ImprintSchaffner Press
- Out-of-print date28/08/2008
- Weight354 g
- Width155 mm
- Height230 mm
- Spine17 mm
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