Five Chimneys download free [PDF and Ebook] by Olga Lengyel

Five Chimneys download free [PDF and Ebook] by Olga Lengyel year 2005
  • Book name: Five Chimneys
  • Author: Olga Lengyel
  • Release date: 2005/2/7
  • Publisher: ACADEMY CHICAGO PUBLISHERS
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Biography
  • ISBN: 9780897333764
  • Rating: 8.05 of 10
  • Votes: 459
  • Review by: Aden Fenton
  • Review rating: 8.86 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/20
  • Total pages: 232
  • Includes a PDF summary of 23 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Having lost her husband, her parents, and her two young sons to the Nazi exterminators, Olga Lengyel had little to live for during her seven-month internment in Auschwitz. Only Lengyel's work in the prisoners' underground resistance and the need to tell this story kept her fighting for survival. She survived by her wit and incredible strength. Despite her horrifying closeness to the subject, FIVE CHIMNEYS does not retreat into self-pity or sensationalism. When first published (two years after World War 2 ended), Albert Einstein was so moved by her story that he wrote a personal letter to Lengyel, thanking her for her ''very frank, very well written book''. Today, with 'ethnic cleansing' in Bosnia, and neo-Nazism on the rise in western Europe, we cannot afford to forget the grisly lessons of the Holocaust. FIVE CHIMNEYS is a stark reminder that the unspeakable can happen wherever and whenever ethnic hatreds, religious bigotries, and racial discriminations are permitted to exist.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 14H53M12S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Holocaust, European History, Biography: General, World War 2 Books, Jewish Studies
  • Available formats: RTF, TXT, EPUB, PDF, MOBI, WORD, DOC, PPTX. Compressed in CHM, ZIP, XZ, AZW3, RAR
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 15.79 USD
  • Dimensions: 141.73x215.65x13.97mm
  • Weight: 303.91g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: Chicago, IL, United States
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