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Troubled memory : Anne Levy, the Holocaust, and David Duke's Louisiana

Author: Lawrence N Powell; Mazal Holocaust Collection.
Publisher: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Story of Anne Skorecki Levy, the Holocaust survivor who transformed the horrors of her childhood into a passionate mission to defeat the political menace of Louisiana's David Duke. It is the first book to connect the prewar and wartime experiences of Jewish survivors to the lives they made for themselves in the United States. Beyond chronicling one family's flight from persecutio to freedom, however, it offers  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Powell, Lawrence N.
Troubled memory.
Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©2000
(OCoLC)606266057
Named Person: Anne Levy; Skorecki family.; David Ernest Duke; Skorecki (Family); David Ernest Duke; Anne Levy; Skorecki family.; David E Duke
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Lawrence N Powell; Mazal Holocaust Collection.
ISBN: 0807825042 9780807825044
OCLC Number: 40821018
Awards: Lillian Smith Book Award, 2000
Description: 593 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Contents: The political gets personal --
Poland --
From Lodz to Warsaw --
The Warsaw Ghetto --
Schultz's shop --
The vegetable bin --
Escape --
Passing --
The lumberyard --
Homecoming --
Flight and freedom --
New Americans --
When memory returns --
Awakening --
Redeption.
Responsibility: Lawrence N. Powell.
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The story of Anne Skorecki Levy, a Holocaust survivor who undertook a passionate mission to defeat the political menace of reputed neo-Nazi David Duke. It seeks to connect the prewar and wartime  Read more...

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