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Cilka's journey, Heather Morris

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Cilka's journey
Title
Cilka's journey
Statement of responsibility
Heather Morris
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Cilka is just 16 years old when she is taken to Auschwitz-Birkenau Concentration Camp, in 1942. The Commandant at Birkenau, Schwarzhuber, notices her long beautiful hair, and forces her separation from the other women prisoners. Cilka learns quickly that power, even unwillingly given, equals survival. After liberation, Cilka is charged as a collaborator for sleeping with the enemy and sent to Siberia. But what choice did she have? And where did the lines of morality lie for Cilka, who was sent to Auschwitz when still a child? In a Siberian prison camp, Cilka faces challenges both new and horribly familiar, including the unwanted attention of the guards. But when she makes an impression on a woman doctor, Cilka is taken under her wing. Cilka begins to tend to the ill in the camp, struggling to care for them under brutal conditions. Cilka finds endless resources within herself as she daily confronts death and faces terror. And when she nurses a man called Ivan, Cilka finds that despite everything that has happened to her, there is room in her heart for love
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Morris, Heather
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Birkenau (Concentration camp)
  • Auschwitz (Concentration camp)
  • False imprisonment
  • Labor camps
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Women prisoners
Target audience
adult
Label
Cilka's journey, Heather Morris
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Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000066102282
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
477 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781643583808
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
large print
Label
Cilka's journey, Heather Morris
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000066102282
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
477 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781643583808
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
large print

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