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The Resource The children's block, Otto B Kraus

The children's block, Otto B Kraus

Label
The children's block
Title
The children's block
Statement of responsibility
Otto B Kraus
Title variation
Children's block
Title variation remainder
based on a true story by Auschwitz survivor
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Alex Ehren is a poet, a prisoner and a teacher in block 31 in Auschwitz-Birkenau, the children's block. He spends his days trying to survive while illegally giving lessons to his young charges while shielding them as best he can from the impossible horrors of the camp. But trying to teach the children is not the only illicit activity that Alex is involved in. Alex is keeping a diary
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1921-
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Kraus, Ota B.
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1921-
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Kraus, Ota B.
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  • Kraus, Ota B
  • Auschwitz (Concentration camp)
  • Jewish children
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
  • World War, 1939-1945
Target audience
adult
Label
The children's block, Otto B Kraus
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • First published as Smoke is my brother in Czechoslovakia and elsewhere as The painted wall in 1993
  • Otto B. Kraus is the writer's name of Ota B. Kraus
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
p2251493353
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xiii, 274 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781529105568
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Label
The children's block, Otto B Kraus
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • First published as Smoke is my brother in Czechoslovakia and elsewhere as The painted wall in 1993
  • Otto B. Kraus is the writer's name of Ota B. Kraus
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
p2251493353
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xiii, 274 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781529105568
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n

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