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The boxer : the true story of Holocaust survivor Harry Haft

Author: Reinhard Kleist
Publisher: London : SelfMadeHero, 2014. ©2014
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Poland, 1941. Sixteen-year-old Harry Haft is sent to Auschwitz. When he is forced to fight against other inmates for the amusement of the SS officers, Haft shows extraordinary strength and courage, and a determination to survive. As the Soviet Army advances in April 1945, he makes a daring escape from the Nazis. After negotiating the turmoil of postwar Poland, Haft emigrates to the United States and establishes  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Graphic novels
Biographical comics
Comic books, strips, etc
Named Person: Harry Haft
Material Type: Biography, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Reinhard Kleist
ISBN: 9781906838775 1906838771
OCLC Number: 878073221
Language Note: Translated from the German.
Notes: "This graphic novel is based on the book: Harry Haft: Auschwitz survivor, challenger of Rocky Marciano by Alan Scott Haft, published by Syracuse University Press (2006)"--Title page verso.
Description: 200 pages : chiefly illustrations ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Boxer.
True story of Holocaust survivor Harry Haft
Responsibility: Reinhard Kleist.

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