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The Resource The stone crusher : the true story of a father and son's fight for survival in Auschwitz, Jeremy Dronfield

The stone crusher : the true story of a father and son's fight for survival in Auschwitz, Jeremy Dronfield

Label
The stone crusher : the true story of a father and son's fight for survival in Auschwitz
Title
The stone crusher
Title remainder
the true story of a father and son's fight for survival in Auschwitz
Statement of responsibility
Jeremy Dronfield
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Along with his 16-year old son Fritz, Gustav Kleinmann, a Jewish upholsterer in Vienna, was sent to Buchenwald in Germany, where a new concentration camp was being built. Gustav kept his diary hidden throughout his six years in the death camps--even Fritz knew nothing of it"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dronfield, Jeremy
Dewey number
940.53/18092243613aB
Index
index present
LC call number
DS135.A93
LC item number
K574 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kleinmann, Gustav
  • Kleinmann, Fritz
  • Buchenwald (Concentration camp)
  • Auschwitz (Concentration camp)
  • Jews
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
Target audience
adult
Label
The stone crusher : the true story of a father and son's fight for survival in Auschwitz, Jeremy Dronfield
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 335-373) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Vienna -- "When Jewish blood drips from the knife..." -- Traitors to the people -- Part II: Buchenwald -- Blood and stone: Konzentrationslager Buchenwald -- The stone crusher -- The road to life -- A favorable decision -- The new world -- Unworthy of life -- A thousand kisses -- A trip to death -- Part III: Auschwitz -- A town called Oświecim -- Auschwitz-Monowitz -- The end of Gustav Kleinmann, Jew -- Resistance and collaboration: the death of Fritz Kleinmann -- The kindness of strangers -- Far from home -- Resistance and betrayal -- Part IV: Survival -- Death train -- Mauthausen -- The end of days -- The long way home -- Epilogue: Jewish blood
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 388 pages
Isbn
9781613739631
Lccn
2018005240
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 1730516
  • (OCoLC)on1005203792
  • (OCoLC)1005203792
  • 1718981
  • 1730516
Label
The stone crusher : the true story of a father and son's fight for survival in Auschwitz, Jeremy Dronfield
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 335-373) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Vienna -- "When Jewish blood drips from the knife..." -- Traitors to the people -- Part II: Buchenwald -- Blood and stone: Konzentrationslager Buchenwald -- The stone crusher -- The road to life -- A favorable decision -- The new world -- Unworthy of life -- A thousand kisses -- A trip to death -- Part III: Auschwitz -- A town called Oświecim -- Auschwitz-Monowitz -- The end of Gustav Kleinmann, Jew -- Resistance and collaboration: the death of Fritz Kleinmann -- The kindness of strangers -- Far from home -- Resistance and betrayal -- Part IV: Survival -- Death train -- Mauthausen -- The end of days -- The long way home -- Epilogue: Jewish blood
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 388 pages
Isbn
9781613739631
Lccn
2018005240
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 1730516
  • (OCoLC)on1005203792
  • (OCoLC)1005203792
  • 1718981
  • 1730516

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