Chestnut roulette : the amazing story of a Lvov Jewish youth who triumphs over adversity, outwitting the Nazis and Luftwaffe! (Book, 2008) [WorldCat.org]
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Chestnut roulette : the amazing story of a Lvov Jewish youth who triumphs over adversity, outwitting the Nazis and Luftwaffe!

Author: Jan Kott
Publisher: Jerusalem, Israel : Mazo Publishers, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English
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"Chestnut Roulette" is the amazing story of a Lvov Jewish youth who triumphs over adversity, outwitting the Nazis and Luftwaffe during the Holocaust! Jan Kot, Holocaust survivor and witness from Lvov, remembers and documents in "Chestnut Roulette", the extermination, the wish to revolt, and the resourcefulness of the "Kashtans" in the midst of the Nazi inferno. Kot does not permit prejudices or blind hatred to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Personal narratives
Personal narratives, Jewish
Named Person: Jan Kot; Jan Kot; Jan Kott
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jan Kott
ISBN: 9789657344392 9657344395
OCLC Number: 440286856
Description: 447 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Other Titles: Ruleta kasztanów.
Responsibility: Jan Kot.

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"Chestnut Roulette" is the amazing story of a Lvov Jewish youth who triumphs over adversity, outwitting the Nazis and Luftwaffe during the Holocaust! Jan Kot, Holocaust survivor and witness from Lvov, remembers and documents in "Chestnut Roulette", the extermination, the wish to revolt, and the resourcefulness of the "Kashtans" in the midst of the Nazi inferno. Kot does not permit prejudices or blind hatred to possess him and presents in his true story the fact that "not all of them were against us."

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