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In fragile moments / The last time

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In fragile moments / The last time
Call No: EDUC AZR Ser. 8 FIS

Call NumberEDUC AZR Ser. 8 FIS
Sub-CollectionEducation Materials
Dates[2016]; ©2016
Statement of ResponsibilityIn fragile moments / Zsuzsanna Fischer Spiro. The last time / Eva Shainblum.
Creators & ContributorsFischer Spiro, Zsuzsanna (author)
Shainblum, Eva (author)
Vasvári, Louise O. (Louise Olga) (contributor)
Azrieli Foundation (contributor)
Fischer Spiro, Zsuzsanna (subject)
Shainblum, Eva (subject)
Summary"Born two hundred kilometres away from each other and two years apart, the lives of both Zsuzsanna Fischer and Eva Steinberger are thrown into chaos when Germany occupies Hungary and destroys their peaceful homes. In the spring of 1944, as eighteen-year-old Zsuzsanna and sixteen-year-old Eva are forced into ghettos and then to Auschwitz-Birkenau, they each take refuge in the one constant in their lives—their older sisters. While Zsuzsanna frantically documents the end of the war in her diary, pages that she will return to when faced with the trauma of post-war revolution in Hungary, Eva barely escapes death and, shattered, by so many tragedies, dreams of finding freedom and family. Two stories etched in pain and hope, In Fragile Moments and The Last Time mirror the remarkable differences in similar paths of survival." —Back cover
ContentsSeries Preface
About the Glossary
Introduction / Louise Vasvári
Map

Zsuzsanna Fischer Spiro
  • Foreword
  • My Peaceful Village
  • Bitter Tears
  • Who I Used To Be
  • Our Strength
  • Together
  • Into the Foreign Winter
  • Epilogue
Eva Shainblum
  • Foreword
  • Family Meant Everything
  • The New Regime
  • My Life Force
  • The Long Road Home
  • A New Generation
Glossary
Photographs
Index
Physical Description xxxiii, 131 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Carrier Typevolume
LanguageEnglish
Publisher[Toronto] : The Azrieli Foundation
EditionFirst Edition
NotesIncludes index
AudiencePublisher recommendation: Age 14 and up
RecognitionGifted in 2017 by The Azrieli Foundation