Jerzy Einhorn was fourteen years old when the war started His father Pinkus was the tailor of Czestochowa a fact, which together with Pinkus s mental resourcefulness would help save the family This touching memoir, which sold several hundred thousand copies when it was first published in Swedish, documents Jerzy Einhorn s life in Czestochowa before the war, during the war in the Czestochowa ghetto and the concentration camp Hasag Pelcery and after the war, when Jerzy came as a refugee to Sweden and started studying medicine Jerzy Einhorn became a prominent figure in Swedish life, as a Professor of Oncology, a Member of Parliament and a debater He passed away in 2000 The Maple Tree Behind The Barbed Wire has also been published in Polish and Russian....
|Title||:||The Maple Tree Behind the Barbed Wire - A Story of Survival from the Czestochowa Ghetto|
|Publisher||:||JewishGen, Inc May 7, 2013|
|Number of Pages||:||346 pages|
|File Size||:||998 KB|
|Status||:||Available For Download|
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The Maple Tree Behind the Barbed Wire - A Story of Survival from the Czestochowa Ghetto Reviews
My parents were there.... It is accurate and well written
A very warm and touching personal history of the Holocaust. Well written and translated from the origional Swedish and very moving.