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The Resource A world erased : a grandson's search for his family's Holocaust secrets, Noah Lederman

A world erased : a grandson's search for his family's Holocaust secrets, Noah Lederman

Label
A world erased : a grandson's search for his family's Holocaust secrets
Title
A world erased
Title remainder
a grandson's search for his family's Holocaust secrets
Statement of responsibility
Noah Lederman
Title variation
world erased
Title variation remainder
a grandsons search for his familys Holocaust secrets
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This moving memoir by the grandson of Holocaust survivors transports readers from Noah's grandmother's home in Brooklyn to World War II Poland. Together, they explore the memories-of Auschwitz, the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising, and the displaced persons camps-that his family had long buried. Their shared journey illuminates the power of never forgetting
Summary
The author describes the plight of his grandparents and other members of his family in the Holocaust, including life in the ghettos, deportation to concentrations camps, the Warshaw Ghetto Uprising, and life in displaced persons camps after the war
Tone
Biography type
autobiography
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10560064
Cataloging source
DLC
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1981-
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Lederman, Noah
Dewey number
940.53/180922438
Illustrations
plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS134.72.L435
LC item number
L43 2017
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Lederman, Leon
  • Lederman, Hadasa
  • Lederman, Noah
  • Lederman family
  • Jews
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
  • Grandparent and child
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
Target audience
adult
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a grandson's search for his family's Holocaust secrets
Label
A world erased : a grandson's search for his family's Holocaust secrets, Noah Lederman
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Holocaust through nightmares -- Super Poppy and the meshugge grandma -- The hospital -- Keys to the Holocaust vault -- Adrift -- Death in the Czech Republic -- The e-mail -- Otwock -- From night to dawn -- Peering into the vault -- The tapes -- Panama -- Escape from Warsaw -- Revision -- A box of photos -- The four questions -- Israel -- Research at Yad Vashem -- Nearly unraveled -- The boy at the gates of Warsaw -- Lightning lad -- Escape from Treblinka -- The liquidation -- Grandma's determination -- Get well soon -- The bronze arm -- Bergen-Belsen -- Better and you better -- Umschlagplatz -- The mystery camp -- A return to the camps -- Majdanek -- Birkenau -- Auschwitz -- The Buna -- Liberation -- In search of new beginnings
Control code
ocn941140135
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 227 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781442267435
Lccn
2016008764
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)941140135
Label
A world erased : a grandson's search for his family's Holocaust secrets, Noah Lederman
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Holocaust through nightmares -- Super Poppy and the meshugge grandma -- The hospital -- Keys to the Holocaust vault -- Adrift -- Death in the Czech Republic -- The e-mail -- Otwock -- From night to dawn -- Peering into the vault -- The tapes -- Panama -- Escape from Warsaw -- Revision -- A box of photos -- The four questions -- Israel -- Research at Yad Vashem -- Nearly unraveled -- The boy at the gates of Warsaw -- Lightning lad -- Escape from Treblinka -- The liquidation -- Grandma's determination -- Get well soon -- The bronze arm -- Bergen-Belsen -- Better and you better -- Umschlagplatz -- The mystery camp -- A return to the camps -- Majdanek -- Birkenau -- Auschwitz -- The Buna -- Liberation -- In search of new beginnings
Control code
ocn941140135
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 227 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781442267435
Lccn
2016008764
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)941140135

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