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Traces of what was

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Traces of what was
Call No: EDUC AZR Ser. 6 ROT

Call NumberEDUC AZR Ser. 6 ROT
Sub-CollectionEducation Materials
Dates[2014]; ©2014
Statement of ResponsibilitySteve Rotschild-Galerkin.
Creators & ContributorsRotschild-Galerkin, S. Z. (author)
Kaiser, Menachem (contributor)
Suissa, David (contributor)
Azrieli Foundation (contributor)
Rotschild-Galerkin, S. Z. (subject)
Summary"Ten-year-old Steve Rotschild learns to hide, to be silent, to be still—and to wait. He knows the sound of the Nazis’ army boots and knows to hold his breath until their footsteps recede. Rotschild takes us on a captivating journey through his wartime childhood in Vilna, eloquently juxtaposing his past, furtive walks outside the ghetto with his long, liberating walks through Toronto fifty years after the war. Vividly evoking his experiences, this story of survival and a mother’s tenacious love leaves the reader indelibly marked by Traces of What Was." —Publisher
Contents
  • Series Preface
  • About the Glossary
  • Introduction / Menachem Kaiser
  • Map
  • Popishok
  • The Fiodorovs
  • The Ghetto
  • Escape from the Ghetto
  • HKP
  • Children's Aktion and the Liquidation
  • How Many Bob Dylans? / David Suissa
  • End of a Nightmare
  • The House on Subocz Street
  • The Accident
  • New Beginnings
  • Epilogue
  • Glossary
  • Photographs
  • Index
Physical Description xxii, 110 pages : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 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