To See You Again: A True Story of Love in a Time of War
Dutton, 1999 - 279 Seiten
Betty Markowitz and Richie Kovacs fell in love as teenagers in Budapest amid the terror and uncertainty of a world at war. They planned their future together, secure in the belief that their love could survive anything, even Hitler. Then, in March 1944, the Germans invaded Hungary.
Here is the moving and dramatic account of one woman's courage in the face of war, and of a love that spanned three decades. From the agony of separation to the horrors of a concentration camp, from her marriage to Otto Schimmel, an Auschwitz survivor who promised her a new life in America, through the joy and struggle of raising a family, Betty never forgot her first love. Then, in 1975, she returned to Budapest and saw someone across a crowded room...
To See You Again is Betty Schimmel's wrenching memoir of survival and sacrifice, of love lost and love found. A true story that unfolds with all the suspense of a novel, it is one that will not soon be forgotten.
Ergebnisse 1-3 von 4
Cholent was a great example of this. You could not cook on Saturdays because it
was the Sabbath and such chores were forbidden, but you had to eat. My mother
and many other Orthodox Jewish women would make Saturday's dinner on ...
That dinner was cholent, a casserole dish reminiscent of cassoulet but so
uniquely delicious in its own right, especially the way my mother prepared it, that I
prefer to think of it as in a class by itself. As in so many Mittel European dishes,
On Saturday afternoon at one, I would go back to the baker's to retrieve the fully
cooked cholent, along with the freshly baked challah loaves, and we would have
a big Saturday lunch of cholent, with challah and homemade pickles on the side.
Was andere dazu sagen - Rezension schreiben
Bewertungen von Nutzern
LibraryThing ReviewNutzerbericht - CarolBurnett - LibraryThing
Had me in tears - not only because of the love story, but more because of the sadness I feel that so many people had to endure such atrocities. More of today's generation should read books about the Holocaust so that these people are remembered. Vollständige Rezension lesen
LibraryThing ReviewNutzerbericht - anieva - LibraryThing
How could this book not be one easily found in a bookstore? You probably have to go on-line to find this one, but it's worth it if you love a great, absorbing read. It's very romantic. Will the lovers ... Vollständige Rezension lesen
23 weitere Abschnitte werden nicht angezeigt.