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Publisher Comments:

After liberation from Auschwitz, fourteen-year-old Elli, her brother, and their mother attempt to rebuild their lives in Czechoslovakia. But it doesn't take long for Elli to realize that even though the war is over, anti-Semitism is not, so she and her family decide to escape to America along with thousands of other Jews. Little do they know what agonies and adventures await them still. andlt;BRandgt; Elli's memoir of her experiences after Auschwitz will captivate readers as they follow her through heartache, frustration, adventure, excitement, love, and ultimately, triumph.

Synopsis:

In this stirring sequel to the autobiography "I Have Lived a Thousand Years, " a teenage Holocaust survivor travels a dangerous road on her way to a new life.

About the Author

andlt;bandgt;Livia Bitton-Jacksonandlt;/bandgt;, born Elli L. Friedmann in Czechoslovakia, was thirteen when she, her mother, and her brother were taken to Auschwitz. They were liberated in 1945 and came to the United States on a refugee boat in 1951. She received a PhD in Hebrew culture and Jewish history from New York University. Dr. Bitton-Jackson has been a professor of history at City University of New York for thirty-seven years. Her previous books include andlt;Iandgt;Elli: Coming of Age in the Holocaustandlt;/iandgt;, which received the Christopher Award, the Eleanor Roosevelt Humanitarian Award, and the Jewish Heritage Award. Dr. Bitton-Jackson lives in Israel with her husband, children, and grandchildren.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780689848988
Author:
Bitton-Jackson, Livia
Publisher:
Simon Pulse
Author:
Bitton-Jackson, Livia
Author:
Suto, Ferenc
Author:
Jackson, Livia Bitton
Location:
New York, N.Y.
Subject:
Women
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Historical
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - General
Subject:
Jews
Subject:
Children's 12-Up - Biography / Autobiography
Subject:
Historical - Holocaust
Subject:
Holocaust survivors
Subject:
History - Holocaust
Subject:
Biographical - European
Subject:
Jewish teenagers
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Biography
Subject:
Holocaust
Copyright:
Edition Description:
B101
Series Volume:
v. 29, no. 3 & 4
Publication Date:
March 2002
Binding:
MASS MARKET
Grade Level:
from 7
Language:
English
Illustrations:
f/c cvr
Pages:
384
Dimensions:
7 x 4.19 in 6.685 oz
Age Level:
12-17

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