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From Thessaloniki to Auschwitz and back : memories of a survivor from Thessaloniki

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From Thessaloniki to Auschwitz and back : memories of a survivor from Thessaloniki
Call No: 940.5318 A48f

Call Number940.5318 A48f
Dates2000; ©2000
Statement of ResponsibilityErikah Myriam Kounio Amariglio ; translated into English by Theresa Sundt (née Amariglio).
Creators & ContributorsKounio-Amarilio, Erika (author)
Sundt, Theresa (translator)
Kounio-Amarilio, Erika (subject)
Summary"Erika Amariglio's story covers the period before the war in Thessaloniki, the German ocucpation and the gradual tightening of restrictions, the transportation, the two-and-a-half years that she and members of her family spent in Auschwitz, the long death march back to Germany, their escape to Yugoslavia, and the eventual reunion of the family in Greece. It concludes with the author's return to Auschwitz many years later as a delegate to an international conference on the Holocaust." —Back cover
Contents
  • Prologue / Erika Myriam Kounio Amariglio
  • Preface / Theresa Sundt
  • Glossary
  • A Happy Childhood in Thessaloniki
  • German Occupation and Deportation
  • Arrival in Auschwitz and Birkenau
  • Bookkeeper of Death in Auschwitz
  • Times of Terror and Hope of Survival
  • Ravensbrück, Malchov and Liberation
  • A New Life
  • Epilogue
Physical Description xiv, 160 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Carrier Typevolume
LanguageEnglish
PublisherPortland, OR : Vallentine Mitchell