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All but my life.

Gerda Weissmann Klein

All but my life.

by Gerda Weissmann Klein

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Published by Elek Books .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination192p.,ill.,23cm
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17179410M

All But My Life - Part 2: Chapters 3 and 4 Summary & Analysis. Gerda Weissmann Klein. This Study Guide consists of approximately 32 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of All But My Life. All But My Life All But My Life is a must-read book. This non-fiction story is about a young girl named Gerda Weissmann Klein, also the author, who lived during the Holocaust and World War II. She was born in Bielitz, a city in Poland. Gerda, a little girl, was sitting in her living room one day and she heard "Heil Hitler, Heil Hitler.".

All But My Life I hesitated for over a year from writing a review of Gerda Weissmann Klein's -All But My Life- for the strange but simple reason that this book is my favorite book of the Holocaust and I simply could not put the phrase -favorite book of the holocaust- into print. ALL BUT MY LIFE Hardcover – January 1, See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover, January 1, "Please retry" — — — Hardcover — The Amazon Book Review Manufacturer: Hill and Wang.

This was my third book to read about the Holocaust and hearing these survivor stories causes me to give THANKS to my Creator for all the blessings of my life. Hope is an anchor to the soul and Greta held on to the hope of freedom through her hard journey/5. All But My Life book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Literature GuidesCreated by Harvard students for students everywhere, Spar 4/5.


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Gerda's memoir, All But My Life, was adapted into the Academy- and Emmy Award-winning short film One Survivor Remains. With her husband, she edited The Hours After, a collection of letters they had exchanged while separated for a year after their engagement following World War by: All But My Life is the unforgettable story of Gerda Weissmann Klein's six-year ordeal as a victim of Nazi cruelty/5.

All But My Life is the unforgettable story of Gerda Weissmann Klein's six-year ordeal as a victim of Nazi :   All But My Life is filled with wonderful acts of decency and normalcy, even as she describes three years in labor camps and three months of a forced winter march from Germany to All but my life.

book Ford, The Boston Globe/5(). All But My Life Gerda Weissmann Klein’s story begins on September 3,when she is fifteen. This day, she says, was the beginning of a tragedy that lasted six years.

She is living in Bielitz, Poland, the town of her birth, and she reacts with horror as she watches her neighbors greet the. All But My Life is the unforgettable story of Gerda Weissmann Klein's six-year ordeal as a victim of Nazi cruelty.4/5(3).

All But My Life is an autobiography by Gerda Weissmann Klein that was first published in All But My Life The Sustaining Power of Hope Despite all she endures, Gerda never loses hope that her life will improve and that her suffering has some greater meaning. Gerda is not strongly religious, but she has faith in humanity, nature, and the belief that no matter what happens, something good can come from it.

The narrator of the memoir that covers six years of her life. The title All But My Life refers to what the Nazis took from Gerda, and the book covers the physical and psychological journey that begins when she is just fifteen years old—a journey that she barely by: The second instance of her father’s wisdom is when he insists that she wear her ski boots despite the fact that it is summer—a request that ultimately saves her life.

Throughout the book, Gerda gives the impression of her father’s impotence in the face of the Nazis—he cannot save his family or stop what is happening to them. My Life, My Story. You Be The Judge is a memoir of Herbert Lawson llls young and early adult life.

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Spoken in Dual Perspectives Flits from past to present/5. ALL BUT MY LIFE is one of the books that I recommend to all my life audiences. It is a classic among Holocaust survivors' memoirs. It is brilliantly written. This inspirational book it is sprinkled with faith and hope; it is gripping and fascinating.

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The All But My Life Community Note includes chapter-by-chapter summary and analysis, character list, theme list, historical context, author biography and quizzes written by community members like : Gerda Weissmann Klein. Join the discussion about All But My Life. Ask and answer questions about the novel or view Study Guides, Literature Essays and more.

All But My Life by Gerda Weissmann Klein is the true story of her family's tragic struggle as Polish Jews during the German invasion in World War II. Their family, relatives, and friends, along with the young teen's hopes and dreams,y are destroyed by the invading Nazis.

The reader must be prepared. This book remains to be my all time favorite: A story of so much tragedy but yet so much hope and strength. The narrator brings Gerda, her family, her friends, and the characters to life and makes the reading/listening experience so much more personal.

All But My Life is the unforgettable story of Gerda Weissmann Klein's six-year ordeal as a victim of Nazi cruelty/5(). All But My Life by Gerda Weissmann Klein is the true story of her family's tragic struggle as Polish Jews during the German invasion in World War II.

Their family, relatives, and friends, along with the young teen's hopes and dreams,y are destroyed by the invading Nazis.The book, All but My Life [Bulk, Wholesale, Quantity] ISBN# in Paperback by Klein, Gerda Weissmann may be ordered in bulk quantities.

Minimum starts at 25 copies. Availability based on publisher status and quantity being ordered. Nothing in my safe, comfortable life prepared my for the evil of the Nazi's. Perhaps that's why I feel compelled to read so many books about World War II.

But no matter how many I read, I don't seem to be able to understand the Nazi's hate and complete disregard towards humanity/5.