Georgina - Holocaust Survivor Stories

Georgina - Holocaust Survivor Stories

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Holocaust Survivor Stories - Georgina Holocaust survivors True Holocaust Survivor Stories from the Darkest Days of the Holocaust - December 1944 whilst heavy snows fall over Budapest and soldiers battle for the streets, Georgina a young Jewish woman, is nearly starving to death with her new born son. The battle outside is one of the most savage in the entire war. She knows that go into the streets is virtually a death sentence or rape, but she must find food within the next few hours or her baby will certainly die. For Georgina there is no choice. Alone and completely vulnerable she heads out into the freezing cold. Georgina My Mother's Story is an incredible true story of one woman's bravery and daring in Hungary during the Holocaust and through the brutal communist regime beyond. It's the story of a carefree young woman thrust into the worst tragedy in human history- and emerging triumphant. ..".this story permits us to view one of the world's darkest periods through the eyes of woman who refused to give into oppression. Gabriella and Oliver R. Shead bring to life a time when courage was defined by the willingness to survive..." William D. Curl "The historical facts are mingled in with the real life stories of the amazing woman Georgina from saving her baby with black market penicillin and spending time in Hungary's worst prison for which she was sent a bill" - Bridgett S. Tags: holocaust books, holocaust memoirs, holocaust survivor stories, holocaust survivors, holocaust, holocaust survivors books, survivors of the holocaust, books about the holocaust, holocaust stories, holocaust true stories, holocaust women, Jewish, Jews, Auschwitz concentration camp, jewish, jews, World War II, WWII, concentration camps, World War 2, WW2show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 122 pages
  • 152.4 x 228.6 x 7.11mm | 240.4g
  • Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1507892160
  • 9781507892169
  • 2,384,302

About Gabriella Kovac

Gabriella Kovac, author of 'Georgina, Holocaust Survivor Stories' - Be Inspired to overcome your own adversity Gabriella Kovac was born in Hungary, Just after the Second World War had drawn to a close. She lived through the Hungarian uprising against the Communists in 1956, and remembers vividly Russian tanks sitting under her bedroom window. Through the genius of her mother Georgina, their family managed to leave the Communist bloc and come to Australia in 1957. Gabriella is a passionate public speaker, chef (her favourite dish is Hungarian Goulash) and has been very successful in fashion, even authoring the book "Magic Drafting," which can also be found on Amazon. Throughout her life, Gabriella has been inspired by her mother's amazing tenacity, enthusiasm and will to liveshow more

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