In the mouth of the wolf
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In the mouth of the wolf

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In the mouth of the wolf
Call No: YA 940.5315 Z36i

Call NumberYA 940.5315 Z36i
Dates1992; ©1983
Statement of ResponsibilityRose Zar.
Creators & ContributorsZar, Rose (author)
Zar, Rose (subject)
SummaryRose Zar was 19 years old when the Nazis invaded her native Poland. Her father urged her to save herself by hiding “in the mouth of the wolf”—or within the enemy itself. She managed to obtain false papers, secretly changing her identity and surviving the Holocaust as maid and nanny for a Nazi SS colonel.
  • Escape from the ghetto
  • The shop in Rudniki
  • The man in the railway cap
  • The bunker
  • Christmas Eve
  • Friends and enemies
  • Potatoes for the SS
  • A summer interlude
  • The Kommandant
  • Gestapo on my trial
  • Scenes from the hurricane's eye
  • The end in sight
  • Into the camp
  • And end...and a beginning
Physical Description vii, 225 pages ; 21 cm.
Carrier Typevolume
PublisherPhiladelphia : The Jewish Publication Society
EditionFirst paperback edition