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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Rosulna, the place of my birth, was so far away, and so was Solotvina, where
Grandma and Grandpa Kurtz lived. Then I remembered having seen big barrels
tied to the sides of the wagons and the unfamiliar clothing of the people riding on
Rachel told me about hers and how they had come to Buczacz. They had lived in
a small village nearby. Her father was a furrier who made fur coats out of
lambskins for farmers in the neighboring villages. He made a good living and
was able ...
Most farmers, Polish and Ukrainians alike, lived in small villages. If one were to
look down from the air, one could see a patchwork quilt made up of dozens and
dozens of small fields separated from one another by hedges, roads, or ravines.
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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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