The Gates of November
Chronicles of the Slepak Family
Paperback ISBN: 044991240x
Chronicles the stormy lives of a Jewish father and son in the Soviet Union, profiling Solomon Slepak, an old-guard Bolshevik, and his son Voldya, a "refusenik" persecuted and imprisoned for trying to leave the Soviet Union
A Survivor's Tale : My Father Bleeds History and Here My Troubles Began
Hardcover ISBN: 0679406417
A son struggles to come to terms with the horrific story of his parents and their experiences during the Holocaust and in postwar America, in an omnibus edition of Spiegelman's two-part, Pulitzer Prize-winning best-seller. 25,000 first printing.
The Extraordinary True Story of One Man's Survival in Warsaw, 1939-1945
Paperback ISBN: 0312311354
A long-suppressed and moving true testament to the strength of the human spirit and the power of music recounts the World War II experiences of a professional Warsaw pianist who, though losing his family, survives the Holocaust in hiding. Reissue. (A new film, directed by Roman Polanski, winner of the Cannes Film Festival Palme d'Or, starring Adrien Brody) (History)
In Our Hearts We Were Giants
The Remarkable Story of the Lilliput Troupe--A Dwarf Family's Survival of the Holocaust
Hardcover ISBN: 0786713658
A moving, powerful tale of survival under the most extreme circumstances recalls the experiences of the Ovitz family--a troupe of performing dwarves, all relatives, who were deported to Auschwitz, but managed to stay alive, despite special attention from the camp's Angel of Death, Joseph Mengele.