The Dentist of Auschwitz: A Memoir

The Dentist of Auschwitz: A Memoir

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by Benjamin Jacobs
     
 

ISBN-10: 0813190126

ISBN-13: 9780813190129

Pub. Date: 01/28/2001

Publisher: University Press of Kentucky

In 1941 Berek Jakubowicz (now Benjamin Jacobs) was deported from his Polish village and remained a prisoner of the Reich until the final days of the war. His possession of a few dental tools and rudimentary skills saved his life. Jacobs helped assemble V1 and V2 rockets in Buchenwald and Dora-Mittelbau; spent a year and a half in Auschwitz, where he was forced to

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In 1941 Berek Jakubowicz (now Benjamin Jacobs) was deported from his Polish village and remained a prisoner of the Reich until the final days of the war. His possession of a few dental tools and rudimentary skills saved his life. Jacobs helped assemble V1 and V2 rockets in Buchenwald and Dora-Mittelbau; spent a year and a half in Auschwitz, where he was forced to remove gold teeth from corpses; and survived the RAF attack on three ocean liners turned prison camps in the Bay of Lubeck. This is his story.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780813190129
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
Publication date:
01/28/2001
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
248
Sales rank:
162,157
Product dimensions:
5.48(w) x 9.82(h) x 0.39(d)

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