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"Shakespeare Saved My Life"

Document | Accession Number: 2008.191.1

Consists of one memoir, 84 pages, entitled "Shakespeare Saved My Life," by Eva Porges Rocek. In her memoir, Eva describes her family's history, her memories of the Nazi invasion of Czechoslovakia, the anti-Semitic laws and regulations, her family's deportation to Theresienstadt (Terezin) and then Auschwitz, her liberation by the Russian Army in January 1945, and her life after the war in the United States.

Date
2007  (creation)
Language
English
Extent
1 memoir.
Extent
1 folder
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Eva Rocek
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Record last modified: 2018-07-13 13:56:47
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