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Where Are We Going?

Tasini, Miriam Finder (Paperback - 2012 )
Where Are We Going?
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"In this action-packed memoir that reads like a novel, the author graphically recounts how she and her family narrowly escaped from Krakow, Poland, in 1939, just ahead of the advancing Nazi invaders, when the author was only three years old. After surviving imprisonment in a Siberian Gulag work camp and near-death illness and starvation on their courageous and harrowing three-and-a-half-year odyssey through Russia, Uzbekistan, Persia, and the Nazi submarine-infested Indian Ocean, they finally secured freedom in Palestine in 1943"--Cover.
Authors: Tasini, Miriam Finder
Statement of Responsibility: by Miriam Finder Tasini
Title: Where are we going?
Publisher: New York : Gordian Knot Books ; Hanover, [N.H.] : Distributed by University Press of New England, c2012
Characteristics: xv, 265 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Summary: "In this action-packed memoir that reads like a novel, the author graphically recounts how she and her family narrowly escaped from Krakow, Poland, in 1939, just ahead of the advancing Nazi invaders, when the author was only three years old. After surviving imprisonment in a Siberian Gulag work camp and near-death illness and starvation on their courageous and harrowing three-and-a-half-year odyssey through Russia, Uzbekistan, Persia, and the Nazi submarine-infested Indian Ocean, they finally secured freedom in Palestine in 1943"--Cover.
Subject Headings: World War, 1939-1945 Personal narratives, Polish World War, 1939-1945 Jews Poland Jews Poland Kraków Biography Jews, Polish Palestine Biography Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) Personal narratives
Topical Term: World War, 1939-1945
World War, 1939-1945
Jews
Jews, Polish
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
LCCN: 2012906375
ISBN: 1884092829
9781884092824
Branch Call Number: D804.196.T37 A3 2012
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In a visual presentation on April 22, Miriam Finder Tasini, M.D shares the inspiring true story of a courageous Jewish family’s escape from the Nazis and survival against all odds. The author graphically recounts how she and her family narrowly escaped from Krakow, Poland, in 1939, just ahead of ... Read More »


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