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Hope's reprise

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Hope's reprise
Call No: EDUC AZR Ser. 7 NEW

Call NumberEDUC AZR Ser. 7 NEW
Sub-CollectionEducation Materials
Dates[2015]; ©2015
Statement of ResponsibilityDavid Newman ; Miriam Beckerman, translator.
Creators & ContributorsNewman, David (author)
Beckerman, Miriam Dashkin (translator)
Waltzer, Kenneth (contributor)
Azrieli Foundation (contributor)
Newman, David (subject)
Summary"David Newman’s gifts as a musician and a teacher carried him through years of brutality during the war. Torn from his family in Poland and deported for forced labour at Skarżysko- Kamienna, David battled desperation and the mounting death toll by writing songs, poems and satires about life in the camp. Later, in the infamous Buchenwald camp, the resistance recruited him for a clandestine initiative to protect the Jewish children there. With his soulful songs and his lessons for the children, David was able to rouse a chorus of hope, both in himself and those around him." —Publisher
Contents
  • Series Preface
  • About the Glossary
  • Introduction / Kenneth Waltzer
  • Acknowledgements
  • Map
  • My Hometown
  • The Sky Ablaze
  • The Storm Approaches
  • Fighting the Fear
  • Would That I Had Never Known This Place
  • Hanka
  • Buchenwald
  • A Spark of Hope
  • Returning
  • A New Beginning
  • Epilogue
  • Glossary
  • Photographs
  • Index
Physical Description xxxii, 149 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Carrier Typevolume
LanguageEnglish, Translated from the Yiddish by Miriam Beckerman.
Publisher[Toronto] : The Azrieli Foundation
EditionFirst Edition
NotesIncludes index
AudiencePublisher recommendation: Age 14 and up
RecognitionGifted in 2017 by The Azrieli Foundation