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By Holly Mandelkern,Byron Marshall

ISBN-10: 0998498904

ISBN-13: 9780998498904

Original narrative poems, old money owed, with black and white, pen and ink illustrations.

Beneath White Stars good points Holly's narrative poetry approximately genuine humans from the Holocaust whom she has recognized for my part or whose tales she has taught. Melding ancient aspect and willing insights with the grace of poetry, she brings to existence a large choice of people suffering opposed to the horrors of the Holocaust. In those pages kids are despatched from domestic to stand new lands on my own, teenagers danger their lives to withstand in ghettos and forests, prisoners upward thrust above the miseries of ghettos and focus camps via paintings, and diplomats and clergy hire their wiles to save lots of all these they could.
Brief biographical sketches, maps, and a personalised timeline extra animate those brave contributors. (NOTE: during this ebook model, the reference maps and the illustrations before everything of every bankruptcy are in color.)

Illuminated by means of Byron Marshall's black and white, pen and ink drawings, Beneath White Stars: Holocaust Profiles in Poetry opens a different window on shiny lighting fixtures that shone even within the darkest of times.

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