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A delayed life : the true story of the Librarian of Auschwitz / Dita Kraus.

Kraus, Dita, 1929- (author.).

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Umatilla County Public Libraries. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Pendleton Public Library.

Current holds

1 current hold with 2 total copies.

Summary:

"Dita Kraus grew up in Prague in an intellectual, middle-class Jewish family. She went to school, played with her friends, and never thought of herself as being different--until the advent of the Holocaust. Torn from her home, Dita was sent to Auschwitz with her family. From her time in the children's block of Auschwitz to her liberation from the camps and on into her adulthood, Dita's powerful memoir sheds light on an incredible life--one that is delayed no longer."--
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Pendleton Public Library 921 K868 (Text) 37801000668580 Adult Non-Fiction Book None 06/02/2020 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781250760890
  • ISBN: 1250760895
  • Physical Description: 339 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First American edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Feiwel and Friends, 2020.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Originally published by Ebury Publishing UK in 2020"--Title page verso.
Summary, etc.:
"Dita Kraus grew up in Prague in an intellectual, middle-class Jewish family. She went to school, played with her friends, and never thought of herself as being different--until the advent of the Holocaust. Torn from her home, Dita was sent to Auschwitz with her family. From her time in the children's block of Auschwitz to her liberation from the camps and on into her adulthood, Dita's powerful memoir sheds light on an incredible life--one that is delayed no longer."-- Publisher marketing.
Target Audience Note:
N.L. Lexile.
Subject: Kraus, Dita, 1929-
Auschwitz (Concentration camp) > Biography.
Holocaust survivors > Biography.
Jewish children in the Holocaust > Biography.
Genre: Autobiographies.

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