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Call NumberEDUC AZR Ser. 4 OPA
Sub-CollectionEducation Materials
Dates[2012]; ©2012
Statement of ResponsibilityFelix Opatowski.
Creators & ContributorsOpatowski, Felix (author)
Kadar, Marlene (contributor)
Azrieli Foundation (contributor)
Opatowski, Felix (subject)
Summary"At fifteen, Felix Opatowski begins smuggling goods out of the Lodz ghetto in exchange for food. In 1943 he is deported to Auschwitz-Birkenau, where he is recruited as a runner for the Polish Underground and implicated in the plot to blow up the crematoria." —Publisher
Contents
  • Series Preface
  • About the Glossary
  • Introduction / Marlene Kadar
  • Maps
  • Prologue
  • My Childhood in Lodz
  • The War Begins
  • Weisser Adler
  • Auschwitz
  • The Neutral Zone
  • Uprising
  • Leaving Auschwitz
  • Liberation
  • Epilogue
  • "The Song of the Partisans"
  • Glossary
  • Photographs
  • Index
Physical Description xxi, 184 pages : illustrations, maps, portraits, facsimiles ; 23 cm
Carrier Typevolume
LanguageEnglish
Publisher[Toronto] : The Azrieli Foundation
EditionFirst Edition
Notes
  • Includes the lyrics to "The song of the partisans: Zog nit keyn mol/Never say" presented in both Polish and English
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
AudiencePublisher recommendation: Age 16 and up
RecognitionGifted in 2013 by The Azrieli Foundation