Terezin - A Story of The Holocaust (Paperback)Ruth Thomson (author)
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Terezin - A Story of The Holocaust is an award-winning book that tells the Holocaust story of the Terezin/Theresienstadt fortified ghetto - where the Nazis imprisoned thousands of Jews during the Second World War - and from where many were sent to their deaths.
This unique book features first-hand accounts of life in the town as well as moving works of art from some of the artists who were incarcerated there.
A detailed introduction sets the scene for the creation of Terezin and the Final Solution.
Created by award-winning children's author Ruth Thomson using material from Yad Vashem and other key Jewish sources.
Multi-award-winning - The School Library Association Information Book Award 2012 and 2012 ALCS Education Writers' Award.
Critically acclaimed on both sides of the Atlantic.
Publisher: Hachette Children's Group
Number of pages: 64
Weight: 286 g
Dimensions: 284 x 218 x 5 mm
Shocking, inspirational and forthright without ever becoming sentimental or over-emotional; a striking delivery that will stay with the reader for a long time. * School Library Association *
Thomson's work is an informative and beautifully illustrated reference guide to Terezin... an invaluable educational tool for young people wanting to know more about the Holocaust. * Jewish News *
Striking, inspirational and forthright, without ever becoming sentimental or over-emotional; a striking delivery that will stay with the reader for a long time... astonishing. * School Librarian *
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