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8 edition of Sala"s Gift found in the catalog.

Sala"s Gift

My Mother"s Holocaust Story

by Ann Kirschner

  • 263 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Free Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jewish Holocaust Personal Narratives,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Historical - Holocaust,
  • Personal Memoirs,
  • Women,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Personal Memoirs,
  • Holocaust,
  • Jewish - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages300
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8457475M
    ISBN 101416541705
    ISBN 109781416541707
    OCLC/WorldCa138355480

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    The Pachta family wanted to know everything about her family, and their sympathy revived her. When Raizel wrote that Moniek, and now their mother, had fallen seriously ill, the Pachtas mailed money to her parents in a letter that arrived in Sosnowiec like a gift from heaven. They followed up with a special gift for her niece Salusia.   Sala's Gift by Ann Kirschner, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(K).


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Sala"s Gift by Ann Kirschner Download PDF EPUB FB2

"Ann Kirschner allows her mother's poignant story to emerge from these heartbreaking missives, filling in the gaps with a dignified, quietly eloquent connecting narrative an incredible journey through hell and back" (Kirkus Reviews, starred review).

For nearly fifty years, Sala Kirschner kept a secret: She had survived five years as a slave in seven different Nazi work camps/5(71). This book is a gift in more ways than one. From a historical perspective, it gives us insight into life in Nazi labor camps. We know the sad stories of Auschwitz and Dachau, but there were other camps whose stories are less often told and remain unknown/5.

— The New York Times Book Review "Sala's unique, stirring end-of-life gift are the letters and photos she received from her sister Raizel when Sala was a slave laborer. A touching, interesting, and valuable history, one in which the personalities of the principals shine through the wretchedness." — Jewish Book World.

From the PublisherBrand: Free Press. Sala's Gift will nourish many future generations of readers, a rare combination of an important book and a great read. I fell in love with Sala, finished this beautifully-written book in one sitting, so caught up in the riveting story of Sala and the pulse of history that beats so strongly through her life.5/5(5).

The book is about what happened to her, to the letter writers, and to me when I found myself the recipient of Sala’s Gift. SALA’S GIFT ON AMAZON. Read reviews of Sala’s Gift. Work-in-progress footage from “The Letter Carrier” a documentary film by Murray Nossel. Sala's Gift: My Mother's Holocaust Story - Kindle edition by Kirschner, Ann.

Download it once and read it on your Salas Gift book device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Sala's Gift: My Mother's Holocaust Story/5(74).

Among the summaries and analysis available for Sala's Gift My Mother's Holocaust Story, there is 3 Book Reviews. Depending on the study guide provider (SparkNotes, Shmoop, etc.), the resources below will generally offer Sala's Gift My Mother's Holocaust Story chapter summaries, quotes, and analysis of themes, characters, and symbols.

Sala's Gift is a heartbreaking, eye-opening story of survival and love amidst history's worst nightmare. Reading Group Guide Get a FREE e-book by joining our mailing list today!Released on: J ‎ "Do you know why I write so much.

Because as long as you read, we are together." -- Raizel Garncarz (Sala's sister), Ap Few family secrets have the power both to transform lives and to fill in crucial gaps in world history.

But then, few families have a mo. Sala's Gift: My Mother's Holocaust Story is an account by Ann Kirschner of her mother Sala's experiences in the Holocaust, based primarily on a collection of letters her mother gave her, that she had received while in Nazi labor camps, written by about 80 most famous of the letter writers was Sala's friend Ala Gertner, who was hanged at Auschwitz for her role in the only.

The following is excerpted from SALA'S GIFT, Ann Kirschner's book about the secret collection of letters that her mother received in Nazi labor camps, then kept hidden for nearly 50 years. Sala Garncarz was a teenager when she was deported on October 28 from Sosnowiec, Poland to.

The Salas family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between and The most Salas families were found in the USA in In there was 1 Salas family living in Massachusetts. This was % of all the recorded Salas's in the USA.

Massachusetts had. Sala's Gift is a rare book, a gift from Ann to her mother, and a great gift from both women to the world. Biography & Autobiography History Nonfiction. Publication Details Publisher: Free Press Imprint: The Free Press Publication Date: Format Kindle Book OverDrive Read. A Valentine's gift to top all Valentine's gifts - the Petit Livre d’Amour (Little Book of Love) was an ornate bespoke book given by the 16th-century Lyon-born poet Pierre Salas to his then lover and future wife Marguerite Bullioud.

It measures just 5 by inches, hand-written by Salas with gold ink and beautifully illuminated by an artist identified as the "Master of the Chronique. THE GIFT is a gripping psychological thriller from the bestseller author of The Sister- Louise Jensen, and my favorite publisher, Bookouture.

This novel is a winner that deserves to be recognized as a brilliant and satisfying read with non-stop tension and endless twists and turns to the plot/5.

rare book, a gift from Ann to her mother, and a great gift from both women to the world. Sala's Gift: My Mother's Holocaust Story by Ann Kirschner Sala's Gift is a rare and unforgettable primary source account of one Jewish family's WWII experience, set within the larger historical context of.

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GIFT, Ann Kirschner, using those letters, tells her mother's story and of other men and women forced into labor under the Nazis. Sala Garncarz, the youngest of Rabbi Garncarz's 11 children, grew. Buy a cheap copy of Salas Gift: My Mothers Holocaust Story by Ann Kirschner - A gently used book at a great low price.

Free shipping in the US. Discount books. Let the stories live on. Affordable books. For nearly 50 years, Sala Kirschner kept a secret: she survived five years in Nazi work camps. InSala showed her daughter Ann more than letters and a diary that revealed the astonishing story of her odyssey as a Jew in Hitler's Germany.

Includes letter facsimiles and 16 pages of Range: $ - $Get this from a library! Sala's gift: my mother's Holocaust story. [Ann Kirschner] -- "For nearly fifty years, Sala Kirschner kept a secret: she had survived five years as a slave in seven different Nazi work camps.

We know surprisingly little about the vast network of Nazi labor.Gift books, literary annuals or a keepsake were 19th-century books, often lavishly decorated, which collected essays, short fiction, and poetry.

They were primarily published in the autumn, in time for the holiday season and were intended to be given away rather than read by the purchaser. They were often printed with the date of the coming new year, but copyrighted with the actual year of.