Voices from the Holocaust

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Published by New American Library in New York, N.Y .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Personal narratives,
  • Jews -- Europe -- Biography,
  • Holocaust survivors -- United States -- Biography,
  • Jews -- United States -- Biography,
  • United States -- Emigration and immigration -- Biography

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Book details

Other titlesVoices from the Holocaust
Statementedited by Sylvia Rothchild ; and with a foreword by Elie Wiesel.
GenrePersonal narratives, Biography
ContributionsRothchild, Sylvia, 1923-, William E. Wiener Oral History Library.
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 456 p. ;
Number of Pages456
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23256072M
ISBN 100453003966

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Victim and Survivor Voices A Journey with Purpose Nine-year-old Joshua journies to Auschwitz with his grandfather (Opa) Martin Becker, a Holocaust survivor who was imprisoned there at age nine for four years. Voices from the Holocaust follows the whole history of the Shoah, from Hitlers rise to power to the Nuremburg trials.

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It is this quality that makes his book one of the best general introductions to the Holocaust. Above all, it comes alive through the voices of victims, killers and : Nikolaus Wachsmann.

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The book is complete unto itself, but it is also a companion volume to the upcoming PBS documentary by the same title: Witness: Voices from the Holocaust.

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The Imperial War Museum commissioned Lyn Smith to work with them on their sound archive. The interviews she brought together are now part of their permanent Holocaust exhibit as well as being set down in this Published: (Ebury Press).

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