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Bialystok to Birkenau

The Holocaust Journey of Michel Mielnicki as Told to John Munro

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Bialystok to Birkenau by Martin Gilbert
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The testimony of survivors is the ultimate refutation of claims that the Holocaust did not occur. In this profoundly honest Holocaust memoir, Michel Mielnicki takes us from the pleasures and charms of pre-war Polish Jewry (now entirely lost) into some of the darkest places of the twentieth century. One of the few survivors of Birkenau -- not a concentration camp but an actual death camp -- Mielnicki tells his story with great courage and attention to truthful detail. In his home town of Wasilkow, Poland, he describes how pogroms, which began as small acts of anti-Semitism, led to mass murders and expulsions. Mielnicki also adds new material to the neglected history of Soviet rule in Poland from September 1939 to June 1941. Mielnicki's account of life in the camps of Birkenau, Buna, Mittelbau-Dora and Belsen is at times harrowing, but the personal qualities that helped him to survive when all human dignity had apparently been erased creates a powerfully redeeming human drama.

Author Biography

Michel Mielnicki was born in 1927 in Wasilkow, a few kilometers from Bialystok in north-eastern Poland. John Munro is the author/editor of 17 books.
Release date NZ
October 15th, 2000
Country of Publication
Canada
Illustrations
b/w photos
Imprint
Ronsdale Press
Pages
248
Dimensions
230x155x15
ISBN-13
9780921870777
Product ID
2250323

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