The Tiger in the Attic: Memories of the Kindertransport and Growing Up English

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In 1939, on the eve of Hitler's invasion of Poland, seven-year-old Edith Milton (then Edith Cohn) and her sister Ruth left Germany by way of the Kindertransport, the program which gave some 10,000 Jewish children refuge in England. The two were given shelter by a jovial, upper-class British foster family with whom they lived for the next seven years. Edith chronicles these transformative experiences of exile and good fortune in The Tiger in the Attic , a touching memoir of growing up as an outsider in a strange land. In ...

The Tiger in the Attic: Memories of the Kindertransport and Growing Up English 2006, University of Chicago Press

ISBN-13: 9780226529479

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The Tiger in the Attic: Memories of the Kindertransport and Growing Up English 2005, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL

ISBN-13: 9780226529462

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