Scroll of Agony

Author : Abraham I. Katsh

Available : Rented
Age Group :Adults
´´A precious record of Jewish life under Nazi rule.´´ --New York Review of Books ´´Not only the material for history; it is history itself, agonizingly, triumphantly alive.´´ --Saturday Review Warsaw resident Chaim Kaplan´s journal begins on September 1, 1939, the day the Nazi blitzkrieg stunned the world - the Jews of Poland most of all. It ends in August 1942, when Kaplan realized that the Nazi noose was around his neck. Today Kaplan´s diary stands as an extraordinary record of the Nazi destruction of Warsaw´s Jewish community. It is as timely as ever. amazon.com

´´A precious record of Jewish life under Nazi rule.´´ --New York Review of Books ´´Not only the material for history; it is history itself, agonizingly, triumphantly alive.´´ --Saturday Review Warsaw resident Chaim Kaplan´s journal begins on September 1, 1939, the day the Nazi blitzkrieg stunned the world - the Jews of Poland most of all. It ends in August 1942, when Kaplan realized that the Nazi noose was around his neck. Today Kaplan´s diary stands as an extraordinary record of the Nazi destruction of Warsaw´s Jewish community. It is as timely as ever. amazon.com

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