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Gerda Weissmann Klein (1924–2022)

Autor/a de All But My Life: A Memoir

13 obres 1,536 Membres 48 Ressenyes

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Crèdit de la imatge: WhiteHouse.gov (Obama Administration)

Obres de Gerda Weissmann Klein

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Children's book with illustrations on every other page. The first 12 pages deal with the Holocaust and the remainder of the book focuses on overcoming hardship through the beauty of nature. A good introduction to the Holocaust to young children.
 
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HHL_Canada | Hi ha 2 ressenyes més | Jan 3, 2024 |
A painful, well-written book. Everyone should read at least one holocaust memoir in their adulthood. This one was well-done. It is painful. It's slightly different than other I've read (such as _Night_), because it spends a little more time discussion life after the concentration camps and the author's re-entry into "normal" life.

A side note: this book made me start thinking about the time period leading up to the war. I think I've read enough about the years 1940-1945. I need to find something good that covers Hitler's rise. How did it begin? We all look back and say, "Never again," but how are we to accomplish "never again?" What attitudes, beliefs, and prejudices do we hold that could allow this kind of circumstance, a leader like Hitler, to come to power today?… (més)
 
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CarolHicksCase | Hi ha 41 ressenyes més | Mar 12, 2023 |
Matthes, a young boy with autism, goes on a journey with an unlikely friend, a butterfly named Epoh ("hope" spelled backward). Together, they learn to spread their wings and share the talents, abilities and courage that lie within.
 
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wichitafriendsschool | Hi ha 1 ressenya més | Aug 29, 2022 |
Edith Rosenwald Stern was a member of the first DACOWITS established in 1951. Stern was a wealthy woman who lived most of her life in New Orleans involved in public service. A well known philanthropist, she established nursery and elementary schools, donated to the arts, and was active in voter registration programs.
 
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MWMLibrary | Jan 14, 2022 |

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Kurt Klein Author
Vincent Tartaro Illustrator
Norma Holt Photographer

Estadístiques

Obres
13
Membres
1,536
Popularitat
#16,753
Valoració
½ 4.3
Ressenyes
48
ISBN
41
Llengües
1

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