The Dentist of Auschwitz: A Memoir (Paperback)Benjamin Jacobs (author)
Paperback 248 Pages / Published: 18/01/2001
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In 1941 Berek Jakubowicz (now Benjamin Jacobs) was deported from his Polish village and remained a prisoner of the Reich until the final days of the war. His possession of a few dental tools and rudimentary skills saved his life. Jacobs helped assemble V1 and V2 rockets in Buchenwald and Dora-Mittelbau; spent a year and a half in Auschwitz, where he was forced to remove gold teeth from corpses; and survived the RAF attack on three ocean liners turned prison camps in the Bay of Lubeck.
Publisher: The University Press of Kentucky
Number of pages: 248
Weight: 408 g
Dimensions: 229 x 152 x 17 mm
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