Last Eyewitnesses: Children of the Holocaust Speak

Last Eyewitnesses: Children of the Holocaust Speak

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Last Eyewitnesses: Children of the Holocaust Speak by Wiktoria Sliwowska

These testimonies, submitted by individual authors and not originally intended for publication, were assembled as a historical record by the Association of the Children of the Holocaust in Poland. While evil and brutal anti-Semitism are described, the accounts also reveal the great risks taken by courageous individuals in order to save Jewish children.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780810115118
Publisher: Northwestern University Press
Publication date: 05/28/1998
Series: Jewish Lives Series , #1
Edition description: 1
Pages: 352
Product dimensions: 5.00(w) x 8.75(h) x 1.30(d)

About the Author

Wiktoria Sliwowska is a historian and professor at the Institute of Polish History at the Polish Academy of Science in Warsaw. A member of the Association of the Children of the Holocaust in Poland, her account is included in this volume. 

Julian Bussgang, an engineer and entrepreneur, was born in Lwów, Poland, and served during the war in the Free Polish Army. He has lived in the United States since 1949. In the last few years, he and his wife, Fay, have spent a great deal of time in Poland and have become very interested in the small Jewish community that remains there.

Table of Contents

Translators' Note
Foreword

From Central Poland
Marianna Adameczek
Jerzy Aleksandrowicz
Aleksandra Berlowicz
Krystyna Chudy
Emanuel Elbinger
Pola Elbinger
Maria
Feldhorn
Jadwiga Fiszbain-Tokarz
Jerzy Frydman
Henryk Ryszard Gantz
Michal Glowinski
Barbara Góra
Maria Greber
Joanna Kaltman
Maria Kaminska
Robert Kulka
Maria Leszczynska Ejzen
Henryk Lewandowski
Henoch Rafael Lisak
Eugenia Magdziarz
Zofia Majewska
Katarzyna Meloch
Hanna Mesz
Krystyna Nowak
Ludwik Oppenheim
Wiktoria Sliwowska
Anna Irena Trojanowska-Kaczmarska
Sabina Wylot
Maria Teresa Zielinska

From Prewar Eastern Poland
Leszek Leon Allerhand
Helena Choynowska (Alter)
Karol Galinski
Hanka Grynberg
Karolina Heuman
Lena Kaniewska
Maria Kraft
Roman Lewin
Regina Loss-Fisior
Marek Teichmann
Chuwcia Weicher
Malwina Wollek

From the Camps
Jakub Gutenbaum
Jan Kac-Kaczynski
Zofia Lubinska
Bronka Niedzwiecka
Mieczyslaw Rudnicki

The Youngest
Marian Bobrzyk
Felicia Braun Bryn
Jerzy Cyns
Jerzy Dolebski
Elzbieta Ficowska
Henryk Hajwentreger
Krystyna Kalata-Olejnik
Maria Kosowicz-Bartnik
Zenobia Krzyzanowska
Maria Ochlewska
Hanna Raicher
Aleksandra Rozengarten
Romuald Jakub Weksier-Waszkinel
Zygmunt Wolf
Irena Wójcik
Wilhelm Zienowicz

Postscript
Glossary
Historical Notes
Subject Index
Persons and Places Index

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