New PDF release: A Promise at Sobibór: A Jewish Boy’s Story of Revolt and

By Philip "Fiszel" Bialowitz,Joseph Bialowitz,Wladyslaw Bartoszewski

ISBN-10: 0299248003

ISBN-13: 9780299248000

ISBN-10: 0299248046

ISBN-13: 9780299248048

This is the real tale of Fiszel Bialowitz, a teenaged Polish Jew who in 1943 escaped the Nazi gasoline chambers on the Sobibór loss of life camp. He joined along with his brother and a small staff of prisoners to hold out a bold and accurately deliberate insurrection that killed SS officials and allowed approximately 1/2 the camp’s 650 closing Jewish prisoners to escape via minefields and machine-gun hearth into the encompassing wooded area. in simple terms approximately forty-two of them, together with Fiszel, are identified to have survived to the top of the war.

    Philip (Fiszel) Bialowitz, now an American citizen, relates his eyewitness tale in “realtime” viewpoint, from his youth ahead of the warfare to his existence within the Izbica ghetto, his six months of internment and resistance at Sobibór, and his rescue by way of brave Polish farmers. He additionally recounts the demanding situations of existence following the warfare as a displaced youngster and his eventual efforts as a witness to the reality of the Holocaust.

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