Holocaust
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The Good Old Days: The Holocaust As Seen by Its Perpetrators and Bystanders
The Good Old Days
The Holocaust As Seen by Its Perpetrators and Bystanders
Hardcover      ISBN: 1568521332
The Gates of November: Chronicles of the Slepak Family
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
Maus a Survivors Tale: My Father Bleeds History
Maus a Survivors Tale
My Father Bleeds History
Paperback      ISBN: 0394747232
The author-illustrator traces his father's imprisonment in a Nazi concentration camp through a series of disarming and unusual cartoons arranged to tell the story as a novel
Maus: A Survivor's Tale : My Father Bleeds History and Here My Troubles Began
Maus
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 Pianist: The Extraordinary True Story of One Man's Survival in Warsaw, 1939-1945
The Pianist
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
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.
Hidden Letters: The Hidden Letters Of Flip Slier
Hidden Letters
The Hidden Letters Of Flip Slier
Hardcover      ISBN: 1887734880
Presents a collection of letters by Philip Slier that he wrote from the Molengoot Labor Camp.
Night
Night
Paperback      ISBN: 0553272535
Recalls the Nobel laureate's war years.
Day
Day
Paperback      ISBN: 0809023091
A man seriously injured when hit by a car is taken to the hospital where a doctor, the woman who loves him, and his artist friend lead him to yearn for life rather than death.
The Nazi Officer's Wife: How One Jewish Woman Survived the Holocaust
The Nazi Officer's Wife
How One Jewish Woman Survived the Holocaust
Paperback      ISBN: 068817776x
The author, a Jewish law student when the war broke out, recounts how she survived the Holocaust as the wife of a Nazi party member in Munich. Reprint.