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The tattooist of Auschwitz

Morris, Heather.

Great Britain, 2018 : ZAFFRE.

295pp.

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In April 1942, Lale Sokolov, a Slovakian Jew, is forcibly transported to the concentration camps at Auschwitz-Birkenau. When his captors discover that he speaks several languages, he is put to work as a Tätowierer (the German word for tattooist), tasked with permanently marking his fellow prisoners.

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ISBN:

978-1-78576-368-7

Author:

Morris, Heather.

Title:

The tattooist of Auschwitz / Europe map by Nicollette Caven, Birkenau map by AR Design, Page Design and typesetting by Shaun Jury and IDSUK,.

Publisher:

Great Britain, 2018 : ZAFFRE.

Physical:

295pp.

Summary:

In April 1942, Lale Sokolov, a Slovakian Jew, is forcibly transported to the concentration camps at Auschwitz-Birkenau. When his captors discover that he speaks several languages, he is put to work as a Tätowierer (the German word for tattooist), tasked with permanently marking his fellow prisoners.

Subject:

World War II (1939-1945)--Holocaust--Auschwitz

Subject:

--Auschwitz--Tattoist World War II (1939-1945)--Lale Sokolov.

Subject:

--Roundup of Slovakian Jews1--Love Auschwitz--Human Spirit

Subject:

Jews--Gita.

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