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Edith's story

Author: Edith Velmans-Van Hessen; Edith Velhmans-Van Hessen
Publisher: New York : Bantam Books, 2001, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : Bantam trade pbk. edView all editions and formats
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A Dutch Jew who survived the Holocaust by hiding out with her family in a Protestant household recounts her harrowing ordeal, which culminated with a German officer being billeted in the same house.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Personal narratives
Biography
Named Person: Edith Velmans-Van Hessen; Edith Velmans-Van Hessen
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edith Velmans-Van Hessen; Edith Velhmans-Van Hessen
ISBN: 0553381105 9780553381108
OCLC Number: 45705782
Language Note: English.
Notes: Previously published under the title: Edith's book.
Description: x, 238 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, map ; 21 cm
Contents: 1. The Pear Tree 7 --
2. The Passports 19 --
3. The Invasion 23 --
4. Dick van Swaay 29 --
5. Skating 36 --
6. Jews Not Welcome Here 43 --
7. A Heart Full of Love 54 --
8. Banishment 61 --
9. The New School 70 --
10. Fran's Jacket 77 --
11. The End is Near 86 --
12. Diving Under 93 --
13. Herr Niemke 102 --
14. Helping Jews 111 --
15. The Messengers 121 --
16. A Visit to Father 137 --
17. Stranded 149 --
18. Jules 154 --
19. Mother 166 --
20. Father 178 --
21. Father's Shoes 187 --
22. Crazy Tuesday 195 --
23. Liberation 199 --
24. Peace 220 --
25. Picking up the Pieces 232.
Other Titles: Verhaal van Edith.
Responsibility: Edith Velmans.

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A Dutch Jew who survived the Holocaust by hiding out with her family in a Protestant household recounts her harrowing ordeal, which culminated with a German officer being billeted in the same house.

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