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The Mascot: Unraveling the Mystery of My Jewish Father's Nazi Boyhood

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  • Posted August 8, 2009

    intriguing

    unusual story of the experiences of a child during WWII. i have been recommending it to all my friends.

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 30, 2008

    A Must Read for anyone who is captured by tales of an indomitable spirit playing out on the backdrop of modern history

    This book is so inspirational and thought provoking. The back drop is WWII and it is the story of a child's physical and spiritual survival. If you like history and wish to understand more about WWII and what occurred in the Baltic states, you'll love this book. If you are fascinated by the ability of the human spirit to thrive after witnessing some of the most horrific evil acts of the past century, then this book is a window into the human soul and its undefeatable spirit.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 3, 2008

    Highly recommended.

    This is an oustanding book. The story is compelling, intriguing, frightening, and inspirational. One of the best WWII books.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 28, 2012

    Very well-written,

    Very well-written,

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  • Posted June 13, 2011

    huighly recommended

    Mesmerizing. Page turner.Some readers ask why did he stay with the Latvians. He was omy 5 when he saw his family murdered. He grabbed on to whatever protection he could find. I grew up in Europe in WW11, being born in 1934 and read extensively about the war, This book is about the best one I have read.

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