By: Halina Zawadzka
Heritage Books, Inc: (2004)
Seller ID: Z2488
Condition: 238 pages, 5.5x8.5, (2004), 2007, 5.5x8.5, paper, 238 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc
This poignant and unique autobiography paints the dramatic picture of a young Jewish girl fighting for survival, and her miraculous salvation from the Nazi terror in Poland during World War II. The story begins when the author escapes from the ghetto in a small town in Poland at the eve of its liquidation in 1942. As she hides under an assumed identity among the Poles, she lives in constant fear of being denounced to the Nazis and sentenced to die. She encounters treason, a Gestapo investigation, the loss of her documents and many other terrible situations in which her life trembles in the bal... View More...