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Description - Parallel Lines by Peter Lantos

This is a story of a young boy's journey from a sleepy provincial town in Hungary during the Second World War to the concentration camp in Bergen-Belsen. After a winter in Bergen-Belsen where his father died, he and his mother were liberated by the Americans outside a small German village, and handed over to the Red Army. They escaped from the Russians, and travelled, hiding on a goods train, through Prague to Budapest. Unlike other books dealing with this period, this is not a Holocaust story, but a child's recollection of a journey full of surprise, excitement, bereavement and terror.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781905147571
ISBN-10: 1905147570
Format: Paperback
(197mm x 129mm x 21mm)
Pages: 300
Imprint: Arcadia Books
Publisher: Arcadia Books
Publish Date: 7-Jan-2007
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Peter Lantos

Peter Lantos was born in 1939 in Hungary. He is a clinical neuroscientist who has recently retired from a Chair at the Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London. He is internationally renowned in his field and edited the leading textbook in neuropathology. Born in Hungary, he has been living in London for nearly four decades. His first novel Closed Horizon was published in 2012 by Arcadia.

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