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The life of Jews in Poland before the Holocaust : a memoir

Author: Ben-Zion Gold
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Ben-Zion Gold's memoir brings to life the world of a million Jews in pre-World War II Poland who were later destroyed by the Nazis. Recalling the relationships, rituals, observances, and celebrations, Gold evokes the sense of family and faith that helped him through the catastrophe that followed. With him we experience the life and institutions of the time: the Heder and hooky playing, his encounter with Hassidism,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Autobiographie
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Gold, Ben-Zion.
Life of Jews in Poland before the Holocaust.
Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©2007
(OCoLC)1002182605
Named Person: Ben-Zion Gold; Ben-Zion Gold
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ben-Zion Gold
ISBN: 9780803222229 080322222X
OCLC Number: 68693801
Description: xi, 152 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Jewish Radom --
Home and family --
My father's marriage and business --
My religious upbringing --
Heder --
My sisters' education --
Yeshiva --
Jews and Poles --
Rayzel's engagement --
Pinye's death --
Finding a tutor --
The Beit hamidrash and the Yeshiva --
Encounters with Hasidism --
Musarnikes --
Bathya's engagement --
Love's first glance --
Escape to freedom --
The encounter --
After liberation.
Responsibility: Ben-Zion Gold.
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The memories that made life worth living in the face of disaster, along with the experience of the human capacity for evil that tested and transformed his faith as it devastated his world.  Read more...

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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/802350925#Topic\/juden<\/a>> # Juden<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Juden<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/68693801#Review\/-174732466<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Review<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:itemReviewed<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/68693801<\/a>> ; # The life of Jews in Poland before the Holocaust : a memoir<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:reviewBody<\/a> \"\"Ben-Zion Gold\'s memoir brings to life the world of a million Jews in pre-World War II Poland who were later destroyed by the Nazis. Recalling the relationships, rituals, observances, and celebrations, Gold evokes the sense of family and faith that helped him through the catastrophe that followed. With him we experience the life and institutions of the time: the Heder and hooky playing, his encounter with Hassidism, the courtship and marriage of his oldest sister, and the author\'s own first inkling of love. And with him, we recapture the memories that made life worth living in the face of disaster, along with the experience of the human capacity for evil that tested and transformed his faith as it devastated his world. Finally, Gold tells of the fate of his family and of his own escape from that fate.\"--Jacket.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n\n

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