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On Wooden Wheels:the Memoir of Carla Nathans Schipper: the Memoir of Carla Nathans Schipper [NOOK Book]

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On Wooden Wheels: Out of Hiding tells the true story of Carla Nathans
Schipper, a Dutch woman who survived the Holocaust by concealing herself and her children. After the war, Carla confronted the emotional aftermath for herself and her daughters, remarried, left Europe for Americaâ"-and again escaped concealment by refusing to hide her son, born with Down syndrome in a period when such children were condemned...
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On Wooden Wheels:the Memoir of Carla Nathans Schipper: the Memoir of Carla Nathans Schipper

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Overview

On Wooden Wheels: Out of Hiding tells the true story of Carla Nathans
Schipper, a Dutch woman who survived the Holocaust by concealing herself and her children. After the war, Carla confronted the emotional aftermath for herself and her daughters, remarried, left Europe for Americaâ"-and again escaped concealment by refusing to hide her son, born with Down syndrome in a period when such children were condemned to live in the shadows. On Wooden
Wheels moves with force and determination throughout Carlaâs remarkable life.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781469122076
  • Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
  • Publication date: 2/28/2006
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 889,104
  • File size: 3 MB

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 18, 2007

    Great for book clubs

    The author's style puts you right into the story. I belong to several book clubs and this book has made for some interesting discussions.

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