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Broken Birds, The Story of My Momila
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 113,970. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
World War II has long since ended,and yet Jacyln and her siblings grow up learning to survive it.Having lived through the Holocaust on the principle of constant distrust, their mother, Channa, dutifully teaches her children to cling to one another while casting a suspicious eye to the outside world.When Channa dies the contents of her will will force her children to fight . . each other.
Where the Birds don't Sing
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A black and white picture album of Auschwitz.
Our Gunther Likes to Dig
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 1,420. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2011 by Rookhouse Books. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Our Gunther likes to dig. He will dig you a ditch, a well, a cistern as long as he can dig in mud. Filthy, dirty, foul-smelling mud. He must have mud. And as Gunther digs, a stranger searches our small remote village in Paraguay for scattered Nazi remnants with whom to rebuild the Third Reich.
Ich Bin Ein Jude: Travels through Europe on the Edge of Savagery
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,840. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
In a proud affirmation, “Ich bin ein Jude” – I am a Jew -- journalist and poet Herb Brin retraces the train routes over which boxcars transported millions of Jews to their bitter fate during the Holocaust. Boarding in Istanbul in 1978, Herb travels through Greece, Yugoslavia, and Austria, then onward to Poland, where he visits the concentration camps of Auschwitz and Majdanek.
Gypsy Spirit
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,470. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012 by Books We Love Ltd.. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Few people realize that being Gypsy in 1943 Poland was as dangerous and frightening as being a Jew. It is guessed that between five hundred thousand to one million Gypsies perished during the Holocaust, the Porraimos (the devouring) as the Gypsies called it. Book 2, Partisan Heart Book 3, Jewish Soul
The Land Never Promised
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Price: Free! Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The Earth has been invaded. The few human survivors live in ghettoes, constantly guarded by brutal overseers. One young man finds a sense of purpose as a smuggler. He also uses this activity to distract himself from the terrifying uncertainty regarding humanity’s final fate. That, and the feeling that the invaders have some specific and sinister purpose for him that has yet to be revealed…
The Trial of Pythagoras & Other Poems
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,040. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2012 by The Wessex Collective. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
A formidable sequence of poems in a variety of poetic styles, which cast an ironic and penetrating eye upon the vision that science, and particularly mathematics, can explain all of the great mysteries of the universe.
The Jewish Connection
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 94,690. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Jewish
Over the centuries the Jewish people have been persecuted and had their beliefs tested in a variety of ways. The more than fifty individuals profiled in The Jewish Connection are but a few who overcame challenges to make contributions to society. The reader will gain an appreciation of Jewish history and culture by reading the stories of scientists, inventors, athletes, entertainers, and others.
Partisan Heart
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,710. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2013 by Books We Love Ltd.. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Partisan Heart - Book 2 – Tango of Death Series - Poland 1943-During WW II resistance movements occurred in every occupied country by a variety of means, ranging from propaganda to outright warfare and the recapturing of towns, as well as hiding crashed pilots. Partisan Heart tells the story of a Gypsy girl who follows her beloved into the forests of Poland and the Ukraine.
Elena - The Girl with the Piano
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 103,080. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013 by Double Edge Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
For the desperate father of a small family in Leningrad during WWII, escape to Germany could not be any worse than the certainty of starvation if they did nothing. Even if caught and imprisoned he believes they will at least have food and not freeze to death.