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A lucky child : a memoir of surviving Auschwitz as a young boy

Author: Thomas Buergenthal
Publisher: London : Profile Books, 2010
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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At the age of ten the author arrived at Auschwitz after surviving the Ghetto of Kielce and two labour camps, and was soon separated from his parents. He eventually became one of the world's leading  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Personal narratives
Biography
Named Person: Thomas Buergenthal
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Buergenthal
ISBN: 9781846681851 1846681855 0316043400 9780316043403
OCLC Number: 852077131
Notes: From Lubochna to Poland. Katowice. The ghetto of Kielce. Auschwitz. The Auschwitz death transport. Liberation. Into the Polish Army. Waiting to be found. A new beginning. Life in Germany. To America
Description: xxiii, 231 s. : ill., portr., kort
Contents: From Lubochna to Poland --
Katowice --
The ghetto of Kielce --
Auschwitz --
The Auschwitz death transport --
Liberation --
Into the Polish Army --
Waiting to be found --
A new beginning --
Life in Germany --
To America.
Responsibility: Thomas Buergenthal ; with a foreword by Elie Wiesel

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