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I was a boy in Belsen

Author: Tomi Reichental; Nicola Pierce
Publisher: Dublin : O'Brien, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"'In the last couple of years I realised that, as one of the last witnesses, I must speak out'. Tomi Reichental, who lost 35 members of his family in the Holocaust, gives his account of being imprisoned as a child at Belsen concentration camp. He was nine-years old in October 1944 when he was rounded up by the Gestapo in a shop in Bratislava, Slovakia. Along with 12 other members of his family he was taken to a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Personal narratives
biografi
Named Person: Tomi Reichental; Tomi Reichental; Tomi Reichental
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Tomi Reichental; Nicola Pierce
ISBN: 9781847172273 184717227X
OCLC Number: 648100774
Description: 283 pages : illustrations, map, portraits ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction / gerry Gregg --
pt. I. Normal Life Changes --
Our Home in Merasice --
Zid Zid Zid --
Uncle Desider Reichental, the Surgeon --
Everything Changes --
Hunted-Operation 'Chytacka' --
Detention and Deportation --
Arnold Reichental, the Farmer: My Father --
Uncle Oskar Reichental, the Architect --
Uncle Artur Scheimovitz, the Lawyer --
pt. II. Bergen-Belsen --
Life in Bergen-Belson --
Settling In --
Evil Women in Red Lipstick --
'The Beast of Belsen' --
'Death Marches' to Belsen --
'Muselmann' --
Typhus --
Liberation, April 1945 --
After Liberation --
Home Again --
pt. III. After Belsen --
Later Life --
Bratislava --
A New Life in Israel and Beyond --
A Generation Passes Away --
Reunions and Revisits --
Return to Bergen-Belsen.
Responsibility: Tomi Reichental ; with Nicola Pierce.

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Tomi Reichental, who lost 35 members of his family in the Holocaust and was the subject of the documentary "Till The Tenth Generation", gives his account of being imprisoned as a child at Belsen  Read more...

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Reichenthal's extraordinary story has been well told in [I Was A Boy in Belsen] -- Irish Times, Irishman's Diary interesting and inspiring -- Pat Kenny show RTE Radio 1 A disturbing tale of survival Read more...

 
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