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Józef Hen's memoir is about growing up in a middle-class Jewish family in Warsaw during the 1920s and 1930s, up through the first few months of the German occupation. Nowolipie Street, where Hen lived as a child and young adult, is both the happy background and the source material for his narration. The story of his youth is vividly presented as remembered and retold by He...more
Paperback, 303 pages
Published May 31st 2012 by DL Books (first published February 16th 2012)
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Kathleen
An interesting picture of prewar middle-class Jewish life in Warsaw, and how it kept changing the closer it got to World War II. Well-translated.
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