Ben's Story: Holocaust Letters with Selections from the Dutch Underground Press

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Ben Wessels and Kees W. Bolle were boyhood friends in the village of Oostvoorne, Holland, in the 1930s. Ten years later, Ben was struggling to survive in the notorious Bergen-Belsen concentration camp, where he perished in 1945 along with fellow inmate Anne Frank and over a million Jews and other ethnic and religious minorities.Decades later when he was visiting his friend Johan Schipper in Oostvoorne, Kees Bolle discovered a bundle of letters written by Ben. These letters documented in heartbreaking detail the terrifying ...

Ben's Story: Holocaust Letters with Selections from the Dutch Underground Press 2001, Southern Illinois University Press

ISBN-13: 9780809323746

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