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The Boy Who Followed His Father into Auschwitz: The Number One Sunday Times Bestseller
 

The Boy Who Followed His Father into Auschwitz: The Number One Sunday Times Bestseller (EPUB ebook)

By Dronfield, Jeremy

THE NUMBER ONE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER The inspiring true story of a father and son's fight to stay together and survive the Holocaust, for anyone captivated by The Cut Out Girl, The Choice and The Tattooist of Auschwitz. ___________'Everyone thinks, tomorrow it will be my turn. ... read full description below.

ISBN 9780241359181
Published 24 January 2019 by Penguin
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ISBN-13 9780241359181
ISBN-10
Stock Available
Status Wheelers ePlatform
Publisher Penguin
Imprint Penguin
Publication Date 24 January 2019
Publication Country
Format EPUB ebook
Author(s) By Dronfield, Jeremy
Category Essays, Journals, Letters & Other Prose Works
Biography & Autobiography
Biography & Autobiography: General
Biography & Autobiography: Historical, Political & Military
True Stories Of Endurance & Survival
The Holocaust
History of Specific Subjects
History Of Specific Institutions
Military History
Judaism
Jewish studies
Fascism & Nazism
Political Oppression & Persecution
Civil War
Genocide
Number of Pages 320
Dimensions Not specified
Weight Not specified - defaults to 0g
Interest Age 16+ years
Reading Age 16+ years
Dewey Code 940.53180922
Catalogue Code 989092

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THE NUMBER ONE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER The inspiring true story of a father and son's fight to stay together and survive the Holocaust, for anyone captivated by The Cut Out Girl, The Choice and The Tattooist of Auschwitz. ___________'Everyone thinks, tomorrow it will be my turn. Daily, hourly, death is before our eyes . . .'Gustav and Fritz Kleinmann are father and son in an ordinary Austrian Jewish family when the Nazis come for them. Sent to Buchenwald concentration camp in 1939 they survive three years of murderous brutality. Then Gustav is ordered to Auschwitz. Fritz, desperate not to lose his beloved father, insists he must go too. And though he is told it means certain death, he won't back down. So it is that father and son together board a train bound for the most hellish place on Earth . . .This is the astonishing true story of horror, love and impossible survival. ___________'An extraordinary tale' The Times, Best Books of 2019'The story is both immersive and extraordinary. Deeply moving and brimming with humanity' Guardian 'An emotionally devastating story of courage - and survival' i Paper'We should all read this shattering book about the Holocaust. An astonishing story of the unbreakable bond between a father and a son' Daily Mail'A deeply humane account and a visceral depiction of everyday life in the camps. Could not be more timely and deserves the widest possible readership' Daily Express

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review Extraordinary . . . an affecting father-and-son tale

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Author's Bio

Jeremy Dronfield is a biographer, historian, novelist and former archaeologist. His recent non-fiction titles include Beyond the Call and Dr James Barry: A Woman Ahead of Her Time.

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