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Author: M M Pretzel
Publisher: Kenthurst [N.S.W.] : Kangaroo Press, 1985.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Memoirs of the author who was a 17-year old art student in Lvov, Poland, at the beginning of World War II. Describes his escape from the Janowska labor camp, and how he was subsequently able to survive the war years in Russia and Romania by forging German documents for food, travel, money, and work. In 1944 he travelled to Budapest to save the daughter of friends, and succeeded. His own family perished in the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Personal narratives
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Pretzel, M.M. (Marian M.).
By my own authority.
Kenthurst [N.S.W.] : Kangaroo Press, 1985
(OCoLC)654615817
Named Person: M M Pretzel; M M Pretzel; M M Pretzel
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: M M Pretzel
ISBN: 0864170106 9780864170101
OCLC Number: 13327232
Notes: Maps on lining papers.
Includes index.
Description: 223 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Responsibility: M.M. Pretzel.

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Memoirs of the author who was a 17-year old art student in Lvov, Poland, at the beginning of World War II. Describes his escape from the Janowska labor camp, and how he was subsequently able to survive the war years in Russia and Romania by forging German documents for food, travel, money, and work. In 1944 he travelled to Budapest to save the daughter of friends, and succeeded. His own family perished in the Holocaust.

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