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Edith"s Story by Edith Velmans

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Published by Soho Press .
Written in English


  • Jewish Holocaust Personal Narratives,
  • Netherlands,
  • Holocaust,
  • Women,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Netherland,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Jewish girls,
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945),
  • Historical - Holocaust,
  • Biography: general,
  • European history: Second World War,
  • Second World War, 1939-1945,
  • The Holocaust,
  • Personal narratives,
  • Historical - General,
  • Biography

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages239
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8693239M
ISBN 101569471789
ISBN 109781569471784

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Edith's Story (Book): Velmans-Van Hessen, Edith: Now a psychologist living in the United States, Edith Velman, a Dutch Jew, survived WWII by being passed off as one of the children in a Protestant family. Based heavily on her intact journals, her account is rich in psychological detail and includes bandw family photographs. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR. May 29,  · Buy Edith's Book: The True Story of How One Young Girl Survived the War First Edition by Edith Velmans (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(3). Ediths Story. Ediths Story. Skip to main content; Skip to footer; Ebook Library Download Free. Ebook Library Download Free | is the internet's #1 source for free eBook downloads, eBook resources & eBook authors. Home» Ediths . Get this from a library! Edith's story. [Edith Velmans-Van Hessen; Edith Velhmans-Van Hessen] -- A Dutch Jew who survived the Holocaust by hiding out with her family in a Protestant household recounts her harrowing ordeal, which culminated with a German officer being billeted in the same house.