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Spring's end : a memoir

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Spring's end : a memoir
Call No: EDUC AZR Ser. 1 FRE

Call NumberEDUC AZR Ser. 1 FRE
Sub-CollectionEducation Materials
Dates[2007]; ©2007
Statement of ResponsibilityJohn Freund.
Creators & ContributorsFreund, John (author)
Goldberg, Esther (contributor)
Azrieli Foundation (contributor)
York University (Toronto, Ont.). Centre for Jewish Studies (contributor)
Freund, John (subject)
Summary"A young boy who loved soccer as much as he loved to write, John Freund found his joyful childhood shattered by the German invasion of Czechoslovakia. John’s family suffered through the systematic erosion of their rights only to be deported to Theresienstadt—en route to the Auschwitz death camp." —Publisher
ContentsIntroduction / Esther Goldberg
  1. Childhood. My Mother and Her Family. The Freunds. School Days
  2. The War Starts. Departure
  3. Auschwitz and Birkenau. The Family Camp. In the Men's Camp
  4. The Final March
  5. My Life 1945–1948: Return to Budějovice. Life in Prague. Darkening Clouds
  6. Emigrant—Immigrant. Into Another World. Toronto
Epilogue. Reunion in Israel—May 1990
Maps and Photographs
Physical Description ix, 105 pages : illustrations, portraits, maps ; 23 cm
Carrier Typevolume
PublisherToronto : The Azrieli Foundation ; Centre for Jewish Studies at York University
NotesIncludes bibliographical references (pages ix) and index
AudiencePublisher recommendation: Age 14 and up
RecognitionGifted in 2009 by The Azrieli Foundation