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By Michael Englishman

163256: A Memoir of Resistance is Michael Englishman’s miraculous tale of braveness, resourcefulness, and ethical fibre as a Dutch Jew in the course of international conflict II and its aftermath, from the Nazi career of Holland in 1940, via his incarceration in several loss of life and labour camps, to his eventual liberation via Allied squaddies in 1945 and his emigration to Canada. Surviving via his wits, Englishman escaped dying many times, committing bold acts of bravery to do what he inspiration was once right?helping different prisoners break out and actively partaking within the underground resistance.

a guy who refused to give up his spirit regardless of the lack of his spouse and his complete kin to the Nazis, Englishman stored a promise he had made to a chum, and sought his friend’s childrens after the battle. With the children’s mom, he made a brand new lifestyles in Canada, the place he persevered his resistance, monitoring neo-Nazi cells and infiltrating their headquarters to smash their records.

till his dying in August 2007, Englishman remained energetic, conversing out opposed to racism and hatred in seminars for adolescents. His gripping tale can be greatly learn and should be of curiosity to students of auto/biography, international battle II heritage, and the Holocaust.

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