The Incredible True Story of How George Soros' Father Outsmarted the Gestapo
Normal Price: $24.43
Your Price: $21.98 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $6.95 per order
You Save: $2.44! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $1.10 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available, ships in 8-11 days
Masquerade by Tivadar Soros
Book DescriptionThe Nazis came late to Hungary because, until early 1944, Germany and Hungary were allies. But when they did arrive, their orders were to put the "Final Solution" into effect with deliberate speed. Soros, a Jewish lawyer in Budapest, secured fake Christian identities for himself, his wife, and his two sons following the German invasion of Hungary on March 19, 1944. In a narrative reminiscent of the great Primo Levi, Soros recounts his experiences with a beguiling humor, deep humanity, and a wisdom that is humbling. Superbly translated by Humphrey Tonkin, "Masquerade" is a unique account of how one man managed not only to survive but to retain his integrity, compassion, family unity, and humor by "dancing around death." Like Klemperer's "Diary of the Nazi Years," this very personal, low-key testament of the Holocaust is a gripping depiction of "normal" daily life under the Nazis--told by a man who triumphed by leading an ordinary life under extraordinary and terrifying circumstances.
Buy Masquerade book by Tivadar Soros from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9781611450248
Classification: Autobiography: historical, political & military , The Holocaust
Format: Paperback / softback (208mm x 140mm x 21mm)
Imprint: Arcade Publishing
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing
Publish Date: 15-Mar-2011
Country of Publication: United States
You might also like...
History of a Forgotten German Camp by Tomasz Ceran
Important contribution to study of Nazi ideology and policies in annexed territories during World War II
Slave Labor in Nazi Concentration Camps by Marc Buggeln
Examines the slave labor carried out by concentration camp prisoners from 1942 and the effect this had on the German wartime economy
Holocaust and the Germanization of Ukraine by Eric Charles Steinhart
This book probes the local dynamics of the German occupation and the collaboration in the Holocaust in southern Ukraine.
Remember for Life by Brad Hirschfield» View more books like these...
Stories of hope from the Holocaust. Memory is about choice. This title includes seventy-one stories from survivors that teach us to choose to remember for life, for their words are not about hatred and death but about ethics, decency, and love.
Books By Author Tivadar Soros
View all books by Tivadar Soros
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Masquerade book by Tivadar Soros and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
© 2003-2014. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.