Five Chimneys: The Story of Auschwitz

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Howard Fertig, 1947 - Prisoners of war - 213 pages
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This true, documented chronicle is the intimate, day-to-day record of a beautiful woman who survived the nightmare of Auschwitz and Birchenau. This book is a necessary reminder of one of the ugliest chapters in the history of human civilization. It was a shocking experience. It is a shocking book.

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User Review  - ElizaJane - LibraryThing

What makes this book so interesting for the modern reader is that it was written in 1959. The events were still so fresh and raw in the author's mind that it is a still current event which places the ... Read full review

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User Review  - froxgirl - LibraryThing

A devastating first person account by a Transylvanian deportee in Birkenau (the work camp where living was daily torture) and Auschwitz (the death camp). Upon her family's arrival at the camps via ... Read full review


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