Fortress of My Youth Fortress of My Youth Fortress of My Youth: Memoir of a Terezin Survivor Memoir of a Terezin Survivor Memoir of a Terezin Survivor

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Published in Australia in 1995 by the translator, Elinor Morrisby, this book sold out its print-run of 2,200 pb copies with minimal marketing. In it, Jana Renee Friesova vividly recalls her adolescent years as a prisoner of the Nazis in the Czech ghetto-town of Terezin, describing delight as well as horror. She saw thousands forced onto the cattle trains heading east to Auschwitz, yet she fell passionately in love, and she took part in defiant concentration-camp performances of Smetana s Bartered Bride and Verdi s Requiem. ...

Fortress of My Youth Fortress of My Youth Fortress of My Youth: Memoir of a Terezin Survivor Memoir of a Terezin Survivor Memoir of a Terezin Survivor 2002, University of Wisconsin Press

ISBN-13: 9780299178109

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