Alicia: My Story
Bantam Books, 1988 - 356 Seiten
Her name is Alicia. She was thirteen when she began saving the lives of people she did not know--while fleeing the Nazis through war-ravaged Poland. Her family cruelly wrenched from her. Alicia rescued other Jews from the Gestapo, led them to safe hideouts, and lent them her courage and hope. Even the sight of her mother's brutal murder could not quash this remarkable child's faith in human goodness--or her determination to prevail against overwhelming odds.
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Something besides Christmas cheer was affecting the Polish farmers. While I
didn't have much opportunity to hear news of the war, I could sense that
something was happening. For one thing, the Ukrainian Banderovcy were
stepping up their ...
We were no longer part of Polish life. The Poles not only didn't want us; many
hated us. I had been convinced of this by the way the Polish official had reacted
to my plea for help. It was not illogical. Before the war, one out of every ten Poles
Perhaps it was the way I pleaded with him, or simply bv. ause he was a good
person, but he asked me to write down the boy's name, and followed by Peppa,
we went to the Polish police. When we arrived I let the Russian officer do all the ...
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LibraryThing ReviewNutzerbericht - ashleyk44 - LibraryThing
I read a lot of Holocaust-related stories in middle school. As morbid as it sounds, they were so interesting, and so heartbreaking to read. There are quite a few more still sitting in my closet, but ... Vollständige Rezension lesen
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I'm positive most people that have read this book will say it's completely memorable. This is the 1st book I have read that really impacted my life. I read it 15 yrs ago but I still recommend this ... Vollständige Rezension lesen
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