I Shall Live: Surviving the Holocaust Against All Odds

I Shall Live: Surviving the Holocaust Against All Odds

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by Henry Orenstein
     
 

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I Shall Live tells the gripping true story of a Jewish family in Germany and Russia as the Nazi party gains power in Germany. When Henry Orenstein and his siblings end up in a series of concentrations camps, Orenstein's bravery and quick thinking help him to save himself and his brothers from execution by playing a role in the greatest hoax ever pulled on the upper

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I Shall Live tells the gripping true story of a Jewish family in Germany and Russia as the Nazi party gains power in Germany. When Henry Orenstein and his siblings end up in a series of concentrations camps, Orenstein's bravery and quick thinking help him to save himself and his brothers from execution by playing a role in the greatest hoax ever pulled on the upper echelons of Nazi command.Orenstein's lucid prose recreates this horrific time in history and his constant struggle for survival as the Nazis move him and his brothers through five concentration camps. His description of their roles in the fake Chemical Commando sheds new light on an incredible and generally unknown event in the history of the Holocaust. This edition of I Shall Live contains new evidence about this false Commando, including letters signed to and from Himmler himself.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780825305986
Publisher:
Beaufort Books, Incorporated
Publication date:
10/01/2010
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
414,961
File size:
4 MB

Meet the Author

Orenstein is a philanthropist, inventor, entrepreneur and holocaust survivor. After surviving much of World War II in various concentration camps, Orenstein became a toymaker, convincing Hasbro to produce Transformers. He holds over 100 other patents, including the hidden poker camera. He is the creator of poker tournaments and TV shows and is in the Poker Hall of Fame.

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I Shall Live: Surviving the Holocaust 1939-1945 4.2 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 5 reviews.
Lisa Gibson More than 1 year ago
read this book. u wont reget it. i rate this book in the top 10 books ive ever read about the holocaust and ive nearly read them all! the ending takes place very near to most americans. now whenever i see the poker channel i this of the man in this book. wow!!!
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Holocaust stories are always very heartwrenching. To think that rhis thing actually happened is too horrific.makes us hfink before we act.
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