When I Grow Up I Want to Be . . .: The Memoir of Gino Narboni as Told to Charlotte Narboni

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As a young boy living a sheltered life in a predominately Sephardic Jewish enclave in pre-WWII North Africa, Gino Narboni dreamed of a military life in service to his country. ​Life has a way of intruding . . . even in the dreams of 13-year-old French youngsters. ​The opening salvos of WWII could be heard in French North Africa. Germany occupied a defeated France with troops and a compliant Vichy government run by the French but controlled by the Germans. ​German law prevented Jews from serving in combat ...

When I Grow Up I Want to Be . . .: The Memoir of Gino Narboni as Told to Charlotte Narboni 2014, Charlotte Narboni

ISBN-13: 9780986072819

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