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Journey to nowhere : one woman looks for the promised land

Author: Eva Figes
Publisher: London : Granta, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
"In the spring of 1939 six-year-old Eva Unger [now Figes, author] came to settle in London. Her middle-class Jewish family had managed to escape Nazi Germany, leaving behind friends, relatives and their penniless housemaid, Edith. Ten years later, Edith wrote from Palestine, asking for her old job back ... In the months that followed she told the curious schoolgirl Eva what had happened to her in the intervening  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biographies
Personal narratives
Named Person: Eva Figes; Eva Figes
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eva Figes
ISBN: 9781847080196 1847080197
OCLC Number: 220004976
Notes: Originally published: London: Methuen, 2007.
Description: 184 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Eva Figes.


In the spring of 1939, six-year-old Eva Unger came to settle in London. Born in Berlin, her middle-class Jewish family managed to get out of Nazi Germany, leaving behind their orphan housemaid,  Read more...


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