Books tagged: holocaust survivor

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Poles Apart
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 82,480. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2010. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
CHAIM SCHLESSEL lost his family to the Holocaust more than sixty years ago. DAVID SCHLESSEL, grown, married and successful, is plagued by the always taboo subject of his father’s suffering at the hands of the Nazis. United by a history they cannot discuss, yet starkly alone in their private struggles, they confront demons as well as one another in a stand-off that will change them forever.
Theater of Thoughts
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,610. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Theater of Thoughts is Arthur Weil’s 7th book of poetry drawing from poems of his first 6 books for this best-of collection. Arthur’s previous books include Love, Life, and Gems that Shine, Exploding Mind or (Not Over the Hill Yet), Poetry is for Sissies, Reflections of the Moment, The Fluid Word, and Slice of Life. Arthur's work has appeared in several anthologies and has won numerous awards.
Whatever Happened to Raoul Wallenberg
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Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 139,470. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2011 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » History » Holocaust
This never-before told story reveals Wallenberg's detention by the Russians and relates the legal and diplomatic efforts of the author, Morris Wolff, and others to gain (or impede) his release from the Soviet Union. Playing a role in the saga are such participants as Chief Justice John Roberts, President Richard Nixon, President Ronald Reagan, Henry Kissinger and Leonid Brezhnev.
The Canvas - A Secret from the Holocaust
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 62,340. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
Weaving time, history and aspects of the human condition during and after WWII 's Holocaust this emotional compelling novel takes the reader from Germany to occupied France. The story travels to the Caribbean and ends on a rocking chair on porch in New England, USA where a life changing secret is discovered.
Remembrances of My Service in World War II
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,650. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Biography
An autobiographical memoir of service in the Rangers and First Special Service Force a/k/a "The Devils Brigade" in World War II. A link to a private photo collection from WWII is included.
Bitter Freedom: Memoir of a Holocaust Survivor
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,900. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2012 by Gihon River Press. Category: Nonfiction » History » Holocaust
Remarkable first-person story of survival in Nazi occupied Poland. Narrowly escaping the Nazi sweep in Southern Poland, Jafa Wallach and her husband, Natan, a physician, were able to send their four-year-old daughter to safety (they prayed) while they themselves—along with two of Jafa's brothers—managed to dig a shallow hole in the ground beneath the cellar of an heroic Polish mechanic's shop.
To Life — A Holocaust Survivor's Journey to Freedom
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,170. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Art
This is the touching and inspirational story of Sala Lewis, who at age ten was left alone to wander the streets of Poland after her family was taken away by the Nazis. Sala had been out with her friends and came home to find her family gone and the apartment where she lived sealed off. Everything she possessed was no longer hers. She had no family, no clothes, no food ...
An Unspoken Truth
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Price: Free! Words: 5,100. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Two experiences weave together to reveal an unspoken truth, a story never told. A teenager journeys to the site of an unfathomable atrocity, with a survivor in tow. Sixty years earlier, a small village comes together in the face of danger, to solidify an act of pure love. An Unspoken Truth reminds us of the human cost of war and its far reaching affects on future generations.
Flight for Life
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 22,270. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
The Journey of a Child Holocaust Survivor The enormity of the destruction of six million Jews in a span of less than a decade is a challenge for most to conceptualize. As a young boy born into a privileged life in Europe, Lou Gross had a rich quality of life. With the onset of World War II though, all Slovakian Jews found themselves equally at risk of losing their lives. Lou’s young, carefr
Worlds Torn Asunder: A Holocaust Survivor's Memoir of Hope and Resilience
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,460. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
More than a Holocaust survivor memoir. More than just a harrowing tale of survival and hope. What makes this story special is its unique three-dimensional depth. A retired Rabbi and educator, the author masterfully weaves personal memoir into historical context, with a deep appreciation for Jewish lore and tradition. Dov Beril Edelstein was Auschwitz inmate #A7868. This is his story.