Recollections and Reflections: How I Turned Despair Into an Appreciation of Life

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This memoir contains many fascinating vignettes about pre-war childhood in the Lithuanian city of Kaunas, a child's-eye-view of the lost world of East European Jewry. It tells the tormented story of the Kovno ghetto as seen by a youngster whose father was a leading figure in the medical life of the ghetto. The author then recounts the long, harsh journey of entering the gates of Dante's Inferno into the whirlpool of the Holocaust to Stutthof and Dachau and moves on to describe his liberation. The author also provides a full ...

Recollections and Reflections: How I Turned Despair Into an Appreciation of Life 2007, Mitchell Vallentine & Company, London, England

ISBN-13: 9780853037491

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