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Still alive

a Holocaust girlhood remembered

by Ruth KlГјger

  • 155 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by The Feminist Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jewish children in the Holocaust,
  • Jews,
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945),
  • Personal narratives,
  • Holocaust survivors,
  • Biography

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRuth Kluger ; foreward by Lore Segal
    SeriesThe Helen Rose Scheuer Jewish women"s series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS135.A93 K58513 2001
    The Physical Object
    Pagination216 p. ;
    Number of Pages216
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24749865M
    ISBN 101558612718
    ISBN 109781558612716
    LC Control Number2001040459
    OCLC/WorldCa47665535


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