Victory over Nazism : the journey of a Holocaust survivor
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Victory over Nazism : the journey of a Holocaust survivor

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Victory over Nazism : the journey of a Holocaust survivor
Call No: 940.5315 S69v 2003

Call Number940.5315 S69v 2003
Dates2003; ©2003
Statement of Responsibilitywritings by and about Bronia Sonnenschein ; arranged and edited by Dan Sonnenschein.
Creators & ContributorsSonnenschein, Bronia (author)
Sonnenschein, Dan (editor)
Sonnenschein, Bronia (subject)
Summary"This book documents Bronia Sonnenschein's journey from a happy life in Vienna to the annexation of Austria by the Nazis and the years of horror that followed, the rebuilding of her life since liberation and subsequent work in Holocaust education. It contains a variety of articles and many comments from students, teachers, and others who have been moved by her testimony, her character, and the resilience of her spirit." Back cover
ContentsPrologue. A Happy Life in Vienna

Part 1. Years of Horror
  • Five Years of Horror
  • Testimony on the Lodz Ghetto
  • Correspondence on the Lodz Ghetto
  • Scenes from the Shoah
Part 2. Rebuilding a Life
  • Rebuilding my Life
  • Finding Meaning Again
  • Seeing Past Hate
  • The Meaning of Yom Ha'Shoah
Part 3. Years of Teaching
  • Appendix to Oral Testimony
  • Comments on Videotape Interviews
  • Holocaust Awareness Day at Camp Hatikvah
  • Holocaust Speech in the B.C. Legislature
  • From Auschwitz to the Creston Valley
  • Letter to a Symposium Organizer
  • Looking at the Canadian Jewish Congress
  • Teaching in the Aryan-Nations Heartland
  • Yom Ha'Shoah Address
  • Letters to the Editor
  • Expulsion of Nazi Apologist
  • Responses from Students
  • Responses from Educators
  • Responses from the Public
  • A Bridge to Nuremberg
  • Remembrance in Nuremberg
  • Journey to Nuremberg
Epilogue. A Full Life in Vancouver
  • A Full Life
  • My Mother
  • My Grammy
Physical Description x, 174 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 23 cm
Carrier Typevolume
PublisherVancouver, BC : Memory Press
EditionSecond Edition
  • Earlier edition has title: Victory Over Nazism: A Holocaust Survivor's Journey
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages [163]–174)
RecognitionGifted in 2018 by Dan Sonnenschein in memory of his mother, Bronia Sonnenschein