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Victory over Nazism : a Holocaust survivor's journey

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Victory over Nazism : a Holocaust survivor's journey
Call No: 940.5315 S69v

Call Number940.5315 S69v
Dates[1999]; ©1999
Statement of ResponsibilityWritings by and about Bronia Sonnenschein ; arranged and edited by Dan Sonnenschein.
Creators & ContributorsSonnenschein, Bronia (author)
Sonnenschein, Dan (editor)
Sonnenschein, Bronia (subject)
Summary"This book documents Bronia Sonnenschein's journey from a happy life in Vienna to the annexation of Austria by the Nazis and the years of horror that followed, then the rebuilding of her life since liberation, and now her work in Holocaust education. It contains a variety of articles and many comments from students, teachers, and members of the public who have been moved by her testimony, her character, and her resilience of spirit." —Back cover
ContentsPrologue. A Happy Life in Vienna

Part 1. Years of Horror
  • Five Years of Horror
  • Testimony on the Lodz Ghetto
  • Correspondence on the Lodz Ghetto
Part 2. Rebuilding a Life
  • Rebuilding My Life
  • Finding Meaning Again
  • Seeing Past Hate
  • The Meaning of Yom Ha'Shoah
Part 3. Years of Teaching
  • Appendix to Oral Testimony
  • Comments on Videotape Interviews
  • Holocaust Awareness Day at Camp Hatikvah
  • Holocaust Speech in the B.C. Legislature
  • From Auschwitz and Buchenwald to the Creston Valley
  • Letter to a Symposium Organizer
  • Looking at the Canadian Jewish Congress
  • Teaching Tolerance in the Aryan-Nations Heartland
  • Yom Ha'Shoah Address at Beth Israel Synagogue
  • Letters to the Editor
  • Expulsion of Nazi Apologist
  • Responses from Students
  • Responses from Educators
  • Responses from the Public
  • A Bridge to Nuremberg
  • A Friend in Austria
  • My Mother
  • My Grammy
Epilogue. A Full Life in Vancouver
Physical Description 139 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 23 cm.
Carrier Typevolume
LanguageEnglish
PublisherVancouver, BC : Memory Press
Notes
  • Later edition has title: Victory Over Nazism : The Journey of a Holocaust Survivor
  • Includes bibliographical references
  • Includes bibliographical references