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Displaced Persons - Growing Up American After the Holocaust

Joseph Berger

In this eloquent and glorious memoir, New York Times reporter Joseph Berger reflects upon his days growing up in Manhattan’s Upper West Side following World War II. Berger and his family, Polish Jews who survived the Holocaust, arrived in New York in 1950. Their fascinating story of adaptation in a strange, new world speaks universally of the trials millions of American immigrants have faced.

In this eloquent and glorious memoir, New York Times reporter Joseph Berger reflects upon his days growing up in Manhattan’s Upper West Side following World War II. Berger and his family, Polish Jews who survived the Holocaust, arrived in New York in 1950. Their fascinating story of adaptation in a strange, new world speaks universally of the trials millions of American immigrants have faced.
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In this eloquent and glorious memoir, New York Times reporter Joseph Berger reflects upon his days growing up in Manhattan’s Upper West Side following World War II. Berger and his family, Polish Jews who survived the Holocaust, arrived in New York in 1950. Their fascinating story of adaptation in a strange, new world speaks universally of the trials millions of American immigrants have faced.

Language:

English

Narrators:

George Guidall

Length:

12h 56m


Chapters

Free Sample

05:00

Introduction
Introduction

26:16


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

29:59


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

14:58


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

18:02


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

18:16


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

28:01


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

25:23


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

19:33


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

16:22


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

22:48


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

30:28


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

24:33


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

28:46


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

23:59


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

21:22


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

17:55


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

17:35


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

18:24


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

22:12


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

16:13


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

29:21


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

18:25


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

23:40


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

19:11


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

17:39


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

24:57


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

29:56


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

13:05


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

29:51


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

16:23


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

22:40


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

20:13


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

27:21


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

19:04


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

21:54


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

01:21