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Triumph of hope : from Theresienstadt and Auschwitz to Israel

Author: Ruth Elias
Publisher: New York : John Wiley, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Now available for the first time in English, this is the memoir of a Jewish woman who was taken to Auschwitz while several months pregnant. Ruth Elias, a young Jewish woman from Czechoslovakia, survived three years in the Nazi camps of Theresienstadt and Auschwitz. In this haunting testimony, she relives the day-to-day conditions and horrific inhumane treatment of those years. She describes in painful detail how,
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Genre/Form: Autobiographies
Biographies
Personal narratives
Récits personnels
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Elias, Ruth, 1922-
Triumph of hope.
New York : John Wiley, ©1998
(OCoLC)605415460
Online version:
Elias, Ruth, 1922-
Triumph of hope.
New York : John Wiley, ©1998
(OCoLC)607254654
Named Person: Ruth Elias; Ruth Elias; Ruth Elias
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ruth Elias
ISBN: 0471163651 9780471163657
OCLC Number: 37527679
Language Note: Translation of Die Hoffnung erhielt mich am Leben.
Description: x, 274 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Contents: Growing up in Ostrava --
Going into hiding in Pozorice --
In the Theresienstadt Ghetto --
Auschwitz --
In the labor camp --
Liberation and return --
My Israel --
Epilogue --
Acknowledgments.
Other Titles: Hoffnung erhielt mich am Leben.
Responsibility: Ruth Elias ; translated from the German by Margot Bettauer Dembo.
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This text is a first-person account of how a young Jewish woman from Czechoslovakia survived internment by the Nazis in the death camps of Terezin and Auschwitz during World War II.  Read more...

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