From the Golden Gate to the Black Forest

The author escaped Germany as a child on the eve of World War II with his young sister. Living in San Francisco, they corresponded with their parents in Europe, who later disappeared. The author returned to Germany at the end.....

Margit’s Story

This engrossing autobiography is of a remarkable woman born into the assimilated Jewish upper-class in pre-World War 2 Austria. After a hair-raising escape from the Nazis she came penniless to the United States. Beginning as a dress finisher, her varied.....

One Bridge to Life

Dr. William Samelson was born in Poland. At the age of eleven, he was interned in various Nazi ghettoes and slave labor-death camps for six-and-a-half years. Liberated on 1May 1945 by the U.S. Army, he emigrated to the U.S. in.....

I Dared to Live

While some 500,000 Jews were being brutalized inside the Warsaw Ghetto and systematically annihilated, a young and beautiful blonde, blue-eyed Jewish girl from a hasidic family was working in a Polish factory, outside the walls of the ghetto, where she.....