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Survival kit

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Survival kit
Call No: EDUC AZR Ser. 5 SER

Call NumberEDUC AZR Ser. 5 SER
Sub-CollectionEducation Materials
Dates[2012]; ©2012
Statement of ResponsibilityZuzana Sermer.
Creators & ContributorsSermer, Zuzana (author)
Creet, Julia (contributor)
Azrieli Foundation (contributor)
Sermer, Zuzana (subject)
Summary"An only child, fifteen-year-old Zuzana Sermer did what she could to protect her father and ailing mother when the Nazis set up a fascist regime in her native Slovakia in 1939. Four years later, after fleeing to the supposed safety of Budapest, Zuzana and her fiancé, Arthur, instead navigated one treacherous situation after another. Survival Kit is both Sermer’s thoughtful reflections on the miracles of her survival and a testament to the power of courage, love and determination." —Publisher
  • Series Preface
  • About the Glossary
  • Introduction / Julia Creet
  • Map
  • Family Tree
  • Author's Preface
  • My Hometown
  • Family Roots
  • The Lives We Knew
  • Searching for Safety
  • Escape to Hungary
  • Another Close Call
  • Liberation and Loss
  • Rebuilding Our Life
  • Life in Canada
  • Reflections
  • Epilogue
  • Glossary
  • Photographs
  • Index
Physical Description xxv, 153 pages : illustrations, map, portraits, genealogical table ; 23 cm
Carrier Typevolume
Publisher[Toronto] : The Azrieli Foundation
EditionFirst Edition
NotesIncludes bibliographical references (page xxv) and index
AudiencePublisher recommendation: Age 14 and up
RecognitionGifted in 2014 by The Azrieli Foundation