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Kindertransport By Diane Samuels
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For the stage. Between 1938 and 1939, a movement that became known as Kindertransport evacuated nearly 10,000 Jewish children from Germany to Britain. Most of the children were between ages 4 and... More > 17; some were babies carried by children; none were accompanied by parents. In its particulars, the play Kindertransport is about a fictional child who was evacuated from Germany. It is about separation, about the choices we make in our attempts to keep our children safe, and about the reverberations of traumatic events through generations of a family. THEATRE - DRAMA 6 Characters: 5 Females – 1 Male 1 set: Interior of a House< Less
Platform Free By John Francis King
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Platform Free is a fictional tale of the Kindertransport
Platform Free By John Francis King
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Platform Free is a fictional tale of the Kindertransport
Memories: My Early Life in Germany and Sweden By Paul L. Kester
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“I was seven years old when Hitler came to power,” writes Paul Kester. In these recollections he tells about how the events of 1930s Germany affected him and his family, as seen through... More > the eyes of a young Jewish boy. His story continues with his escape to Sweden on a Kindertransport. He describes his years in Sweden, where he spent the war years, escaping the fate of his parents, much of his family, and many of his friends who were murdered by the Nazis. By the age of 16, he was living on his own in Stockholm. With the end of the war, he traveled to the United States, as well as returning to Germany. The book concludes with his immigration to, and life in, the United States.< Less
Dead Woman Walking By Jessica Mann
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Gillian Butler moved away from Edinburgh 50 years ago, or so her friends thought. When her murdered body is found, they must try to remember who last saw her alive. Perhaps it was Isabel, now a... More > novelist and people-tracer, or the twice widowed Hannah, or the psychiatrist, Dr Fidelis Berlin, an expert on child abuse, abandonment, abduction and adoption, who had herself been an unidentified infant rescued from Nazi Germany and now hopes to discover her real name at last. Fidelis Berlin and other characters from Mann’s earlier books reappear in this tense, gripping tale of vengeance, family ties and the mystery of identity. Jessica Mann is the author of 21 crime novels and 4 non-fiction books. As a journalist she has written for national newspapers, weeklies and glossy magazines. She is the crime fiction critic of The Literary Review. Jessica and her husband, the archaeologist Professor Charles Thomas, live in Cornwall.< Less
The Unwanted Jew By Rosa M. Sacharin
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Rosa Sacharin escaped the worst of the Holocaust when she left Hitler’s Berlin on the 1st December with the first Kindertrasport (Transport of Children) to travel to England, arriving on the... More > 2nd December 1938. She vividly recalls the horrors of the rise of the Nazi Party before she left and the frightening circumstances of living through that time. The book tells the story of her life and deals with the History as she lived through it from 1925, though with understanding from 1928 to the present day. She escaped the horrors of the mindless destruction of so many, but was and still is, deeply affected by their suffering. Her autobiography goes on to reveal her contribution to the society she joined, in Central Scotland, where she has earned acceptance in many hearts. To the question “Why you?” she says, “There is no answer.”< Less
ESCAPES AND ADVENTURES: A 20TH CENTURY ODYSSEY By Otto Newman
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Escapes…Anschluss, Holocaust, Internment, Sinking ships… Adventures…Professional Gambler, Nationally-ranked Sportsman, Managing Director, Entrepreneur, Professor, Lecturer,... More > Researcher and Writer, Policy maker, Association Executive… Otto Newman (born Otto Neumann) in Vienna, Austria, escaped, at the age of 16 from the Anschluss on the final Kindertransport leaving Vienna to a new life in England. Leading an eclectic life in England – Gambler, Sportsman, Businessman, Academic – he moved to the United States in 1987 where he continues his varied life pursuits.< Less
ESCAPES AND ADVENTURES: A 20TH CENTURY ODYSSEY By Otto Newman
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Escapes…Anschluss, Holocaust, Internment, Sinking ships… Adventures…Professional Gambler, Nationally-ranked Sportsman, Managing Director, Entrepreneur, Professor, Lecturer,... More > Researcher and Writer, Policy maker, Association Executive… Otto Newman (born Otto Neumann) in Vienna, Austria, escaped, at the age of 16 from the Anschluss on the final Kindertransport leaving Vienna to a new life in England. Leading an eclectic life in England – Gambler, Sportsman, Businessman, Academic – he moved to the United States in 1987 where he continues his varied life pursuits.< Less
Vienna, love. By John Francis King
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Vienna, love is a collection of two dramas,a screenplay and a play, a fictional approach to the Kindertransport story