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Children of Terror

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"Two very young girls, one a Catholic from Poland, the other a Jew from Germany, are caught in a web of terror during World War II. These are their unforgettable true stories.

“War does not spare the innocent. Two young girls, one a Catholic from Poland, the other a Jew from Germany, were witnesses to the horror of the Nazi occupation and Hitler’s terror in Germany. As chi
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Kindle Edition, 120 pages
Published (first published December 3rd 2009)
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Chris
Jul 01, 2011 Chris rated it really liked it
This book is actually two stories. One is the story of Inge Auerbacher who was a Jewish child during WW II. Her family lived in Germany, and her father was a WW I hero. The second is the story of Bozemuna Gilbride, a Polish Catholic, who was a child during WW II.

Gilbride's story is the first one in the book. In many ways, her story is more distrubing than Auerbacher. Forced to leave thier home, Gilbride's family is made forced labor and are seperated. Auerbacher's family also suffered, and it is
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Faydra D. Fields
May 02, 2012 Faydra D. Fields rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
This book was written by two ladies who became friends in America, who both suffered under the Nazi occupation in Europe.

The twist is that only one of the ladies is Jewish. The other is a Polish Christian.

Many of us are quite aware of the six million Jews who perished during the Holocaust. I liked this book because it requires that you consider what happened to the other 5 million people who perished at the hands of the Nazis.

It's interesting how similar their experiences were, even though one l
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Catherine Sandy
May 04, 2015 Catherine Sandy rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
During the Holocaust, in addition to the 6 million Jews killed, there were 5 million others who were killed. among these were millions of Christian Polish people. This book tells the story of a Jewish girl and a Polish girl during this time.
April
Dec 19, 2011 April rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
This book was very interesting. Although short and not very detailed, it gave an inside glimpse to what children went through during the Nazi regime.
Jan
Aug 08, 2011 Jan rated it liked it
Interesting and quite short. Gives two perspectives - shows the incredible scope of the Holocaust.



Claire
Jun 11, 2012 Claire rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Both girls were victims of Holocaust persecution: one a jew & one a christian. Somewhat parallel experiences.
Carrie
May 10, 2012 Carrie rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
The story of two girls during World War II - one Catholic and Polish, one Jewish and German. Both were interred in the Concentration Camps, both survived. Interesting story
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