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A brief stop on the road from Auschwitz

Author: Göran Rosenberg; Sarah Death
Publisher: New York : Other Press, [2015] ©2015
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A "memoir by a journalist about his father's attempt to survive the aftermath of Auschwitz in a small industrial town in Sweden"--Jacket.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Named Person: Dawid Rozenberg; Dawid Rozenberg; Dawid Rozenberg; Dawid Rozenberg
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Göran Rosenberg; Sarah Death
ISBN: 9781590516072 1590516079 9781590516089 1590516087 9781590518403 1590518403
OCLC Number: 879642518
Description: 331 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Other Titles: Ett kort uppehåll på vägen från Auschwitz.
Responsibility: by Göran Rosenberg ; translated from the Swedish by Sarah Death ; edited by John Cullen.

Abstract:

A "memoir by a journalist about his father's attempt to survive the aftermath of Auschwitz in a small industrial town in Sweden"--Jacket.

On August 2, 1947 a young man gets off a train in a small Swedish town to begin his life anew. Having endured the ghetto of Lodz, the death camp at Auschwitz-Birkenau, the slave camps and transports during the final months of Nazi Germany, his final challenge is to survive the survival. Rosenberg returns to his own childhood to tell the story of his father; it is also the story of the chasm between the world of the child, permeated by the optimism, progress, and collective oblivion of postwar Sweden, and the world of the father, darkened by the long shadows of the past.

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