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A Lucky Child - A Memoir of Surviving Auschwitz As a Young Boy

Thomas Buergenthal

Thomas Buergenthal, now a Judge in the International Court of Justice in , tells his astonishing experiences as a young boy in his memoir A LUCKY CHILD. He arrived at at age 10 after surviving two ghettos and a labor camp. Separated first from his mother and then his father, Buergenthal managed by his wits and some remarkable strokes of luck to survive on his own. Almost two years after his liberation, Buergenthal was miraculously reunited with his mother and in 1951 arrived in the to start a new life. Now dedicated to helping those subjected to tyranny throughout the world, Buergenthal writes his story with a simple clarity that highlights the stark details of unimaginable hardship. A LUCKY CHILD is a book that demands to be read by all.

Thomas Buergenthal, now a Judge in the International Court of Justice in , tells his astonishing experiences as a young boy in his memoir A LUCKY CHILD. He arrived at at age 10 after surviving two ghettos and a labor camp. Separated first from his mother and then his father, Buergenthal managed by his wits and some remarkable strokes of luck to survive on his own. Almost two years after his liberation, Buergenthal was miraculously reunited with his mother and in 1951 arrived in the to start a new life. Now dedicated to helping those subjected to tyranny throughout the world, Buergenthal writes his story with a simple clarity that highlights the stark details of unimaginable hardship. A LUCKY CHILD is a book that demands to be read by all.
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Thomas Buergenthal, now a Judge in the International Court of Justice in , tells his astonishing experiences as a young boy in his memoir A LUCKY CHILD. He arrived at at age 10 after surviving two ghettos and a labor camp. Separated first from his mother and then his father, Buergenthal managed by his wits and some remarkable strokes of luck to survive on his own. Almost two years after his liberation, Buergenthal was miraculously reunited with his mother and in 1951 arrived in the to start a new life. Now dedicated to helping those subjected to tyranny throughout the world, Buergenthal writes his story with a simple clarity that highlights the stark details of unimaginable hardship. A LUCKY CHILD is a book that demands to be read by all.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Don Hagen

Length:

5h 56m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

17:34


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

16:08


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

20:00


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

25:41


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

14:51


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

18:35


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

21:09


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

17:28


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

28:26


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

26:58


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

16:09


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

17:20


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

17:05


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

26:42


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

19:37


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

18:26


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

17:04


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

17:27