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"Children and grandchildren of survivors also have their stories to tell. As is this one. All are poignant, just as they all are important to the understanding of the Event and its human implications and consequences."
-Elie Wiesel, survivor and author of Night
Also available in Polish
What Papa Told Me is the story of my grandfather, Murray Schwartzbaum, whose courage and sheer will to live helped him survive eight different labor and concentration camps in the Holocaust, start a new life in America, and keep a family intact in the aftermath of his wife’s suicide. Endorsed by Elie Wiesel and Yad Vashem in Jerusalem, What Papa Told Me is a 3-time Honorable Mention book award winner, has sold 30,000 copies around the world, was translated into Polish, and continues to be taught in schools as part of their Holocaust curriculum.
Click on image to read book sample.