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The Resource Into the forest : a Holocaust story of survival, triumph, and love, Rebecca Frankel

Into the forest : a Holocaust story of survival, triumph, and love, Rebecca Frankel

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Into the forest : a Holocaust story of survival, triumph, and love
Title
Into the forest
Title remainder
a Holocaust story of survival, triumph, and love
Statement of responsibility
Rebecca Frankel
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Rebecca Frankel's Into the Forest is a gripping story of love, escape, and survival, from wartime Poland to a wedding in Connecticut. In the summer of 1942, the Rabinowitz family narrowly escaped the Nazi ghetto in their Polish town by fleeing to the forbidding Bialowieza Forest. They miraculously survived two years in the woods-through brutal winters, Typhus outbreaks, and merciless Nazi raids-until they were liberated by the Red Army in 1944. After the war they trekked across the Alps into Italy where they settled as refugees before eventually immigrating to the United States. During the first ghetto massacre, Miriam Rabinowitz rescued a young boy named Philip by pretending he was her son. Nearly a decade later, a chance encounter at a wedding in Brooklyn would lead Philip to find the woman who saved him. And to discover her daughter Ruth was the love of his life. From a little-known chapter of Holocaust history, one family's inspiring true story of love, escape, and survival"--
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Provided by publisher
Biography type
collective biography
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DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Frankel, Rebecca
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Rabinowitz family
  • Rabinowitz, Miriam Dworetsky
  • Rabinowitz, Morris
  • Lazowski, Philip
  • Rabinowitz family
  • Jews
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Holocaust survivors
  • Guerre mondiale, 1939-1945
  • HISTORY / Holocaust
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Jewish
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Religious
  • Jews
  • Belarus
  • Connecticut
  • Europe
  • Poland
Label
Into the forest : a Holocaust story of survival, triumph, and love, Rebecca Frankel
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Before -- The War -- The forest -- After
Control code
1246675150
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiv, 335 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781250267641
Lccn
2021016349
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
WorldCat record variable field(s) change: 650, 655
Other control number
40030730402
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)1246675150
Label
Into the forest : a Holocaust story of survival, triumph, and love, Rebecca Frankel
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Before -- The War -- The forest -- After
Control code
1246675150
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiv, 335 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781250267641
Lccn
2021016349
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
WorldCat record variable field(s) change: 650, 655
Other control number
40030730402
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)1246675150

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