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On burning ground : a son's memoir

Author: Michael Skakun
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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The author shares the story of his father's struggle to stay alive during the Holocaust, telling of how Joseph Skakun, a yeshiva student in Poland in 1941, thwarted the Nazis by assuming a series of false identities, first as a Christian, then as a Muslim, and finally as a recruit of the Waffen SS.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Joseph Skakun
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Skakun
ISBN: 031220566X 9780312205669
OCLC Number: 40869803
Description: 235 p. : ports. ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Michael Skakun.
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The author shares the story of his father's struggle to stay alive during the Holocaust, telling of how Joseph Skakun, a yeshiva student in Poland in 1941, thwarted the Nazis by assuming a series of false identities, first as a Christian, then as a Muslim, and finally as a recruit of the Waffen SS.

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