A lucky child

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A lucky child : a memoir of surviving Auschwitz as a young boy

Buergenthal, Thomas.

New York : Back Bay Books, 2010, c2009.

xix, 230 p. : ill., maps ; 21 cm.

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Thomas Buergenthanl, a judge at the International Court of Justice in The Hague, shares his memories of what it was like to be a child in the Holocaust and to survive the concentration camps, and discusses his experiences after being liberated from Sachsenhausen, his miraculous reunion with his mother after three years apart, and his emigration to the U.S. in 1951.

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ISBN:

978-0-316-04339-7 (pbk.)

ISBN:

978-0-329-82630-7 (Follett bdg.)

ISBN:

978-0-316-04339-7

ISBN:

978-0-329-82630-7

LC Call No:

D810.C4 B84 2010

Dewey Class No:

940.53/18/092 B 22

Author:

Buergenthal, Thomas.

UniformTitle:

Glückskind. English

Title:

A lucky child : a memoir of surviving Auschwitz as a young boy / Thomas Buergenthal ; foreword by Elie Wiesel.

Edition:

1st Back Bay pbk. ed.

Publisher:

New York : Back Bay Books, 2010, c2009.

Physical:

xix, 230 p. : ill., maps ; 21 cm.

Notes:

Translation of: Ein glückskind.

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references.

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal, April 2009

Citation/Refs:

Library Journal Starred, March 2009

Citation/Refs:

Publisher's Weekly, February 2009

Citation/Refs:

Booklist, March 2009

Citation/Refs:

Kirkus Review, February 2009

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal

Citation/Refs:

Library Journal Starred

Citation/Refs:

Publisher's Weekly

Citation/Refs:

Wilson's Senior High School, October 2011

Summary:

Thomas Buergenthanl, a judge at the International Court of Justice in The Hague, shares his memories of what it was like to be a child in the Holocaust and to survive the concentration camps, and discusses his experiences after being liberated from Sachsenhausen, his miraculous reunion with his mother after three years apart, and his emigration to the U.S. in 1951.

Subject:

Buergenthal, Thomas--Childhood and youth.

Subject:

Buergenthal, Thomas.

Subject:

Auschwitz (Concentration camp)

Subject:

Auschwitz (Concentration camp)

Subject:

Holocaust survivors--United States--Biography.

Subject:

Jewish children in the Holocaust--Poland--Personal narratives.

Subject:

World War, 1939-1945--Prisoners and prisons, German.

Subject:

Holocaust survivors--United States--Biography.

Subject:

Jewish children in the Holocaust--Poland--Personal narratives.

Subject:

World War, 1939-1945--Prisoners and prisons.

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