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Karolina Remembers By F. Gerry Szymanski Cierpilowski
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The Nazi occupations were not the only horrors to fall upon the Polish nation. The Russians invaded from the east leading to the exile of 1,700,000 souls to forced labor camps in the barrens of the... More > Soviet Union. This 135 page narrative, with more than 3 dozen photographs, maps and other documents, is a chronicle of • the difficult but satisfying life of European immigrants in the soft coal region of Somerset county in southwestern Pennsylvania during the 1920’s, • the daily life in the peasant villages of the Galicia region of southeastern Poland during the 1930s, • the invasion from the east by the Soviets and the deportation by cattle car to the far reaches of the Soviet Union, • a year and a half of survival in the forced-labor camps in the Ural Mountains, • the arduous, yearlong journey to freedom including stops in Russia, Iran, Pakistan and India, • five years in exile in the Polish settlements in Africa • and , finally, Karolina’s return to America in 1949.< Less
To No Man's Glory: A Child's Journey from Holocaust to Healing: A Memoir By Vincent (Arturs Lejnieks) Benson & Victoria Harnish Benson
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Moments before the slaughter of orphans in Riga, a young Jewish woman snatches a half-Gentile boy and flees into the forests of Nazi-occupied Latvia where they spend four years dodging captivity. His... More > faith in God and natural optimism carry him through the resulting trauma, but he must overcome his anger and shame when he is sent to America as an adolescent. Much more than a war story, "To No Man's Glory," is the story of desperation of a child who sacrifices his childhood to the terrors of surviving inhuman conditions. It is the faith and hope that dominates the human spirit if we will let it. It is a story that could take place in any time period; in any war…it just happens to take place during World War II, during the Holocaust. But it is mostly the story of a little boy who develops the strength to live under conditions that kill millions of others less fortunate.< Less
To No Man's Glory: A Child's Journey from Holocaust to Healing- A Memoir By Vincent (Arturs) Benson (Lejnicks) & Victoria Harnish Benson
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Moments before the slaughter of orphans in Riga, a young Jewish woman snatches a half-Gentile boy and flees into the forests of Nazi-occupied Latvia where they spend four years dodging captivity. His... More > faith in God and natural optimism carry him through the resulting trauma, but he must overcome his anger and shame when he is sent to America as an adolescent. Much more than a war story, "To No Man's Glory," is the story of desperation of a child who sacrifices his childhood to the terrors of surviving inhuman conditions. It is the faith and hope that dominates the human spirit if we will let it. It is a story that could take place in any time period; in any war…it just happens to take place during World War II, during the Holocaust. But it is mostly the story of a little boy who develops the strength to live under conditions that kill millions of others less fortunate.< Less
To No Man's Glory: A Child's Journey from Holocaust to Healing: A Memoir By Vincent (Arturs Lejnieks) Benson & Victoria Harnish Benson
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Moments before the slaughter of orphans in Riga, a young Jewish woman snatches a half-Gentile boy and flees into the forests of Nazi-occupied Latvia where they spend four years dodging captivity. His... More > faith in God and natural optimism carry him through the resulting trauma, but he must overcome his anger and shame when he is sent to America as an adolescent. Much more than a war story, "To No Man's Glory," is the story of desperation of a child who sacrifices his childhood to the terrors of surviving inhuman conditions. It is the faith and hope that dominates the human spirit if we will let it. It is a story that could take place in any time period; in any war…it just happens to take place during World War II, during the Holocaust. But it is mostly the story of a little boy who develops the strength to live under conditions that kill millions of others less fortunate.< Less
True Holy & Odd Story By Ana C. Antunes
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In numerous humorous rumours and in an almost murmurous account, this tale will captivate your eye reminding you of what it matters most when unexpected situations call for urgency: Love, Live and... More > Heave!< Less
True Holy & Odd Story By Ana C. Antunes
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In numerous humorous rumours and in an almost murmurous account, this tale will captivate your eye reminding you of what it matters most when unexpected situations call for urgency: Love, Live and... More > Heave!< Less
The Story of My Life By Saw Moo
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Saw Moo writes about moving to America from a refugee camp in Thailand. He writes a great story about being a middle school student and the hopes he has for his future.
Journey To American By Tu Reh
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Tu Reh writes about his life as he moves from a refugee camp in Thailand to America. His story is full of hope and courage. One day he will play in the World Cup!
My Life Story By Eh Tor
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Eh Tor tells about her journey from a Thailand refugee camp to America. She writes about the courage and trust she had to move here and start a new life.
A Decade of Stories By Drum Publication Group
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This is a collection of the 10 best stories written for and by Karen children in refugee camps over 10 years of the Drum Publication Group's annual story writing competition for Children. In Sgaw... More > Karen language< Less

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