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By Michael Englishman

163256: A Memoir of Resistance is Michael Englishman’s marvelous tale of braveness, resourcefulness, and ethical fibre as a Dutch Jew in the course of global warfare II and its aftermath, from the Nazi profession of Holland in 1940, via his incarceration in different dying and labour camps, to his eventual liberation by means of Allied squaddies in 1945 and his emigration to Canada. Surviving through his wits, Englishman escaped demise again and again, committing bold acts of bravery to do what he concept used to be right?helping different prisoners break out and actively partaking within the underground resistance.

a guy who refused to give up his spirit regardless of the lack of his spouse and his complete relations to the Nazis, Englishman stored a promise he had made to a chum, and sought his friend’s youngsters after the warfare. With the children’s mom, he made a brand new existence in Canada, the place he persevered his resistance, monitoring neo-Nazi cells and infiltrating their headquarters to wreck their documents.

until eventually his dying in August 2007, Englishman remained lively, talking out opposed to racism and hatred in seminars for children. His gripping tale will be commonly learn and may be of curiosity to students of auto/biography, international warfare II background, and the Holocaust.

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