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None is Too Many Canada and the Jews of Europe, 1933-1948

By: Abella, Irving M

Price: $18.50

Publisher: Toronto, Lester & Orpen Dennys: 1982

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 17190

ISBN: 0919630316

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket


Short closed tear top front panel of DJ, slight general wear. ; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. ; B&W Photographs; 9 X 6 X 1 inches; 336 pages; Canada, the compassionate, blackened its own name before, during and after WWII. Many thousands of refugees applied for refugee status and were refused. Only 5000 were admitted during the period from 1933-1948. Abella and cowriter Harold Troper analyze the circumstances View more info

I Am a Star, Child of the Holocaust

By: Auerbacher, Inge

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1986

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 3438

ISBN: 0134481925

Condition: Very Good


Trade PB; Illustrated covers have some soiling, small creases, some very light shelfwear to edges and corners. An account of the author's survival of the concentration camps of World War II, during her childhood. View more info

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Beyond Hitler's Grasp The Heroic Rescue of Bulgaria's Jews

By: Bar-Zohar, Michael

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Holbrook, MA, Adams Media Corp: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19115

ISBN: 1580620604

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Only slight wear ; A bright, solid book dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped, stated first.; B&W Illustrations; 9.4 X 6.0 X 1.4 inches; 298 pages; "During World War II, hundreds of thousands of Jews were deported from the Balkan states to labor and extermination camps in Germany and Poland. Bulgaria, with a Jewish population of only 50,000, sided with Hitler's government early on, its king having become convinced that only with German aid could he successfully press his territorial claims to land lost to Greece and Romania. Yet, in the face of constant German demands, Bulgaria's government refus... View more info

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Hidden Package

By: Baum, Claire

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Canada, Azrieli Foundation: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18404

ISBN: 1897470479

Condition: Very Good+


Very light shelf wear to white card covers. ; A bright, solid book.; The Azrieli Series of Holocaust Survivor Memoirs; B&W Illustrations; 8.90 X 5.91 X 0.39 inches; 98 pages; "A package of letters, drawings and photographs that young "Clary" and her little sister, Ollie, sent to their parents during World War II triggers a flood of repressed memories: from April 1943 to May 1945, they had been hidden by the sister of one of their father's Resistance comrades." View more info

The Holocaust - Final Judgment

By: Bernstein, Victor Heine

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Indianapolis, Bobbs-Merrill: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10964

ISBN: 0672526247

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket


Price clipped DJ shows some chipping and scuffing ; DJ in Mylar ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 289 pages; "This book offers us the opportunity to reexamine the justice done at the Nuremberg trial. What were the successes and failures of the trial? What did the evidence reveal about the inner workings of Nazi politics and military strategy, Nazi philosophy and psychology? Who was sentenced and who acquitted, and why? The Authors eyewitness account of the 1945 trial and his brilliant analysis of what the evidence diclosed to a war-shocked world provide us with a much-needed reminder of what ha... View more info

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Inge A Girl's Journey Through Nazi Europe

By: Bleier, Inge Joseph & David E. Gumpert

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Grand Rapids, MI, Eerdmans Pub Co: 2004

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 16150

ISBN: 0802826865

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Only slight wear top of spine. ; DJ in protective Mylar sleeve, unclipped. A bright, solid book.; B&W Photographs; 9.34 X 6.56 X 1.10 inches; 277 pages; "One of the most dramatic untold stories of Christian rescue of Jewish children during the Holocaust, this book is at the same time a totally frank account of the life and feelings of a teenage girl struggling to survive the Holocaust on her own--and of how the effects of that experiences reverberated through her life and on into the lives of her descendants. No matter how or why one reads it, this is a story of survival that will not b... View more info

Pack of Thieves; How Hitler and Europe Plundered the Jews and Committed the Greatest Theft in History

By: Chesnoff, Richard Z.

Price: $13.50

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld and Nicolson: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12477

ISBN: 0385487630

Condition: As New in Near Fine dust jacket


Only slight wear; DJ in protective Mylar sleeve, unclipped, bright, solid book ; B&W Photographs; 1.3 x 9.4 x 6.2 Inches; 325 pages; It was the largest organised robbery in history - the systematic looting of Europe's Jews by the Nazis and most of the nations of Europe: Axis, Allied and Neutral. .... details the full scope of this monumental theft of money, gold, jewels, art, and property that began in Germany with the rise of Hitler, continued through the Holocaust and Occupation of Europe and culminated in a post-war cloaking campaign that stretched from Scandinavia to the Balkans. Chesnoff,... View more info

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The Living Witness Art in the Concentration Camps and Ghettos

By: Costanza, Mary S.

Price: $39.50

Publisher: Free Press: 1982

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 16252

ISBN: 0029066603

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Price clipped dust jacket shows general edge wear, dime size chip top front panel and tear with creasing bottom back panel. ; A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; 9.40 X 7.60 X 1.10 inches; 240 pages; Many prisoners in the death camps used various forms of art to ease the horror of their surroundings. Artwork has been gathered from personal and museum collections to stand as a witness to their experiences. View more info

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A Good Place to Hide How One French Community Saved Thousands of Lives in World War II

By: Grose, Peter

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, Pegasus: 2015

Edition: First Edition; Second Printing

Seller ID: 18124

ISBN: 1605986925

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Date written in small letters top front free end paper ; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. ; B&W Photographs; 9.10 X 6.40 X 1.30 inches; 323 pages; "The untold story of an isolated French community that banded together to offer sanctuary and shelter to over 3,500 Jews in the throes of World War IINobody asked questions, nobody demanded money. Villagers lied, covered up, procrastinated and concealed, but most importantly they welcomed.This is the story of an isolated community in the upper reaches of the Loire Valley that conspired to save the lives of 3,500 Jews under ... View more info

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Between Dignity and Despair Jewish Life in Nazi Germany

By: Kaplan, Marion A.

Price: $16.50

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press, USA: 1998

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 18106

ISBN: 0195115317

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped.; Studies in Jewish History; B&W Photographs; 9.10 X 6.40 X 1 inches; 290 pages; "Kaplan tells the story of Jews in Germany not from the hindsight of the Holocaust, nor by focusing on the persecutors, but from the bewildered and ambiguous perspective of Jews trying to navigate their daily lives in a world that was becoming more and more insane. Answering the charge that Jews should have left earlier, Kaplan shows that far from seeming inevitable, the Holocaust was impossible to foresee precisely because Nazi repression occurred in irregu... View more info

A German Tale; A Girl Surviving Hitler's Legacy

By: Karres, Erika V. Shearin

Price: $14.50

Publisher: Fort Lee NJ, Barricade Books: 2001

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 13876

ISBN: 1569802211

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Only slight wear; A bright, solid book, DJ in protective Mylar sleeve, unclipped. ; 1.1 x 8.8 x 5.8 Inches; 303 pages; A German Tale by Erika V. Shearin Karres is the devastating account of growing up in the aftermath of WWII, told from the perspective of an innocent German girl. In a unique prose style A German Tale vividly recounts the author's childhood in the ruins of Nazi Germany. Her memoir captures the sense of guilt Erika felt growing up as a non-Nazi German, her insistent questioning of her father about his participation in the Holocaust and her constant struggle to survive. It descr... View more info

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Hilmar and Odette Two Stories from the Nazi Era

By: Koch, Eric

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland & Stewart: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16229

ISBN: 0771045573

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Only slight wear to book and dust jacket. ; DJ in protective Mylar sleeve, unclipped. A bright, solid book.; B&W Photographs; 8.35 X 5.59 X 0.94 inches; 228 pages; "Part detective story, part biography, this is the fascinating tale of Hilmar and Odette, both born illegitimately in Germany before the Second World War, both half-Jewish, both brought up by “Aryan” families.Eric Koch, having discovered that his well-to-do family has two skeletons in the closet (Odette is his half-sister and Hilmar is his step-cousin), embarks on a search into his family history and into the very different... View more info

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Clara's War A Young Girl's True Story of Miraculous Survival under the Nazis

By: Kramer, Clara

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland & Stewart: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16230

ISBN: 077109583X

Condition: Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket


Gift notation and glue remnants on front free end paper ; DJ in Mylar, unclipped. A bright, solid book.; 8.74 X 5.75 X 0.98 inches; 339 pages; "On 21 July 1942, the Nazis reached the small Polish town of Zolkiew. Life for fifteen-year-old Clara Kramer would never be the same. While those around her were either slaughtered or transported, three families found perilous refuge in a hand-dug cellar. Hers was one of them.Living above and protecting them were the Becks. Mrs. Beck had been the families’ maid. Mr. Beck was alcoholic and a self-professed anti-Semite, yet he risked his life to ke... View more info

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International Auschwitz Committee Anthology Volume III, Part 1; It Did Not End in Forty-five

By: Lekarski, Przeglad

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Warsaw, International Auschwitz Committee: 1971

Seller ID: 17165

Condition: Very Good+


Spine faded, only light wear to blue card covers. ; A tight solid book. Does not incude Part 2 ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 211 pages; A series of studies covering the history of the various concentration camps and their effects on the people who passed through their gates View more info

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International Auschwitz Committee Anthology Volume I, Part 2; Inhuman Medicine

By: Lekarski, Przeglad

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Warsaw, International Auschwitz Committee: 1971

Seller ID: 17166

Condition: Very Good


Only light wear to faded blue card covers. ; A tight solid book. Does not include Part 1 ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 261 pages; A series of studies covering the history of the various concentration camps and their effects on the people who passed through their gates. This book deals specifically with the medical experiments. Many of the 'doctors' are identified and their eventual punishments that they received after the trials. View more info

Image for International Auschwitz Committee Anthology  Volume II, Part 1; In Hell They Preserved Human Dignity

International Auschwitz Committee Anthology Volume II, Part 1; In Hell They Preserved Human Dignity

By: Lekarski, Przeglad

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Warsaw, International Auschwitz Committee: 1971

Seller ID: 17167

Condition: Very Good


Only light wear to faded blue card covers. Small stain top page edges by spine ; A tight solid book. Does not include Parts 2 & 3 ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 212 pages; A series of studies covering the history of the various concentration camps and their effects on the people who passed through their gates. This book deals specifically with the Camp Hospital at Auschwitz and gives a number of personal accounts of the experiences of various individuals. View more info

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Hitler's Furies German Women in the Nazi Killing Fields

By: Lower, Wendy

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt: 2013

Edition: Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 18870

ISBN: 0547863381

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Only slight wear ; A bright, solid book dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped.; B&W Photographs; 9.06 X 5.98 X 1.10 inches; 288 pages; "Wendy Lower’s stunning account of the role of German women on the World War II Nazi eastern front powerfully revises history, proving that we have ignored the reality of women’s participation in the Holocaust, including as brutal killers. The long-held picture of German women holding down the home front during the war, as loyal wives and cheerleaders for the Führer, pales in comparison to Lower’s incisive case for the massive complicity, and worse, of the ... View more info

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Life Reborn Jewish Displaced Persons, 1945-1951 : Conference Proceedings, Washington, D.C. January 14-17, 2000

By: Rosensaft, Menachem Z.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Washington, DC, United States Holocaust Memorial Museum: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17300

ISBN: 0896047067

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


DJ has minor creasing and short tear on top back. Dedication page and Contents page are creased. ; A bright, solid book.; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 164 pages; A publication of the conference proceedings in Washington in January 2000 regarding the experiences of displaced Jews after the end of World War II. View more info

Imagining the Holocaust

By: Schwarz, Daniel R.

Price: $13.50

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 11441

ISBN: 0312173032

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Light wear ; DJ in protective Mylar sleeve, unclipped. ; 1.19 x 8.54 x 5.86 Inches; 351 pages; In 'Imagining the Holocaust', Daniel R. Schwarz examines widely read Holocaust narratives that have shaped the way we understand and respond to the events of that time. He begins with first person narratives--Wiesel's 'Night' and Levi's 'Survival at Auschwitz'--and then turns to searingly realistic fictions such as Borowski's 'This Way for the Gas, Ladies and Gentlemen' before examining the Kafkaesque parables of Appelfeld and the fantastic cartoons of Spiegelman's 'Maus' books. Schwarz argues that ... View more info

Old Wounds; Jews, Ukrainians and the Hunt for Nazi War Criminals in Canada

By: Troper, Harold & Morton Weinfeld

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Markham, ON, Viking/ Penguin: 1988

Edition: First Canadian Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 13784

ISBN: 0670821683

Condition: Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket


DJ scuffed and chipped, a couple of dings on front cover; A tight solid book. DJ in Mylar ; 434 pages View more info