A Lucky Child: Thomas Buergenthal

Author: Thomas Buergenthal
Book: A Lucky Child: A Memoir of Surviving Auschwitz as a Young Boy

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Thomas Buergenthal, now a Judge in the International Court of Justice in The Hague, tells his astonishing experiences as a young boy in his memoir A LUCKY CHILD. He arrived at Auschwitz at age 10 after surviving two ghettos and a labor camp. Separated first from his mother and then his father, Buergenthal managed by his wits and some remarkable strokes of luck to survive on his own. Almost two years after his liberation, Buergenthal was miraculously reunited with his mother and in 1951 arrived i…more

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message 1: by Bobbie (last edited May 18, 2009 02:55PM)

Bobbie  Crawford What a great interview!
Make sure you read a copy of his memoir, A Lucky Child A Memoir of Surviving Auschwitz as a Young Boy


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