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Saving what remains : a Holocaust survivor's journey home to reclaim her ancestry

Author: Livia Bitton Jackson
Publisher: Guilford, Conn. : Globe Pequot Press, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A Holocaust survivor recounts her journey to her family's hometown of Šamorín, Slovakia, to exhume the bodies of her grandparents from a Jewish cemetery that would soon be flooded by a new dam on the Danube River, and take the bodies to Israel for reburial.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Named Person: Livia Bitton Jackson; Livia Bitton Jackson; Livia Bitton Jackson
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Livia Bitton Jackson
ISBN: 1599215462 9781599215464
OCLC Number: 865282072
Notes: "Lyons Press."
Description: viii, 198 pages
Responsibility: Livia Bitton-Jackson.

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Presents a story of a Holocaust survivor's return to her childhood home decades after surviving Auschwitz. This title explores how traces of the Holocaust dot the landscape and the population despite  Read more...

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