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The watchmaker's daughter : [a memoir]

Autore: Sonia Taitz
Editore: New York : McWitty Press, 2012.
Edizione/Formato:   Libro : Biography : English : 1st edVedi tutte le edizioni e i formati
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The Watchmaker's Daughter tells the story of a child of two refugees: a watchmaker who saved lives within Dachau prison, and his wife, a gifted concert pianist about to make her debut when the Nazis seized power. In this memoir, Sonia Taitz is born into a world in which the Holocaust is discussed constantly by her insular concentration camp-surviving parents. This legacy, combined with Sonia's passion and  Per saperne di più…
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Genere/forma: Biography
Persona incaricata: Sonia Taitz
Tipo materiale: Biography
Tipo documento: Book
Tutti gli autori / Collaboratori: Sonia Taitz
ISBN: 9780975561881 097556188X
Numero OCLC: 813165364
Descrizione: 246 p. ; 21 cm.
Responsabilità: Sonia Taitz.

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The Watchmaker's Daughter tells the story of a child of two refugees: a watchmaker who saved lives within Dachau prison, and his wife, a gifted concert pianist about to make her debut when the Nazis seized power. In this memoir, Sonia Taitz is born into a world in which the Holocaust is discussed constantly by her insular concentration camp-surviving parents. This legacy, combined with Sonia's passion and intelligence, leads the author to forge an adventurous life in which she seeks to heal both her parents and herself through travel, achievement, and a daring love affair. Ironically, it is her marriage to a non-Jew that brings her parents the peace and fulfillment they would never have imagined possible. Sonia manages to combine her own independence with a tender dutifulness, honoring her parents' legacy while forging a new family of her own.

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Poignant Memoir

da GraceCS (Utenti WorldCat. Pubblicazioni 2013-02-17) Eccellente Link permanente

This book is a very powerful remembrance of things that should never have been experienced. The author gives many details of her life, yet these add to the beauty of the story. It is a wonderful book about life, forgiveness, love, and hope.

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