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  • The Man Who Broke Into Auschwitz: A True Story of World War II
    Denis Avey, Rob Broomby
    Paperback: 08/28/2012
    The Man Who Broke into Auschwitz is the extraordinary story of a British soldier who marched willingly into ...
  • Hands of My Father: A Hearing Boy, His Deaf Parents, and the Language of Love
    Myron Uhlberg
    Hardcover: 02/03/2009
    By turns heart-tugging and hilarious, Myron Uhlberg’s memoir tells the story of growing up as the hearing...
  • Indian Summer: The Secret History of the End of an Empire
    Alex Von Tunzelmann
    Paperback: 09/30/2008
    The stroke of midnight on August 15, 1947, liberated 400 million people from the British Empire. With the loss...
  • On Hitler's Mountain: Overcoming the Legacy of a Nazi Childhood
    Irmgard Hunt
    Paperback: 02/01/2006
    A powerful and riveting account of a seemingly halcyon life lived mere paces from a center of evil and madness...
  • The Bielski Brothers: The True Story of Three Men Who Defied the Nazis, Saved 1,200 Jews, and Built a Village in the Forest
    Peter Duffy
    Paperback: 05/26/2004
    The inspiring and harrowing true story of three brothers who established a hidden base camp in the Belorussian...
  • Creeker: A Woman's Journey
    Linda Scott DeRosier
    Paperback: 07/01/2002
    A humorous and poignant memoir of an educated and cultured woman who came of age in Appalachia. A story of ...
  • The Prize Winner of Defiance, Ohio: How My Mother Raised 10 Kids on 25 Words or Less
    Terry Ryan
    Paperback: 04/01/2002
    Introduces Evelyn Ryan, an enterprising woman who kept poverty at bay, and her 10 children fed and clothed, ...

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