Dagor The author was a Russian Jew living in Berlin during the war. Nov 07, Patrick rated it it was amazing. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Sep 16, Juliej rated it falsificadog liked it. The writer has a very witty and clever personality and his exploits, pasaortes extremely dangerous, are recounted with such flair and intrigue that you admire him all the more for the things he did. But the most fun one!
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This is not the greatest work falsificdor literature, but, boy, is it a great story. If the parquet floor of a large room had a hole in it the size of a fist, and somebody tried to land a pea in this hole, his chances of success would be minimal. The story starts duringand covers the experience of Schonhaus as he hids at in Berlin, escaping the deportations that too As some other reviews have pointed out, the prose is choppy and at times rough, additionally the tone seems a bit strange.
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Shows the humanity that existed in characters such as Ludwig and helene etc. He eventually escaped to Switzerland on a bicycle. He had many close calls, which ultimately led him to decide to work his way through Ed to try and escape to Switzerland. Search results This true holocaust pasaprtes is quite arresting: I was really shocked at the end when it said that one of the characters was executed at sachenhausen and that i had been there and remember stepping over a plaque where people lasaportes shot This book is a memoir of a 22 year old graphic artist who found a unique outlet for his talents.
Thanks for sl us about the problem. A remarkable and enjoyable memoir in a grim setting,ultimately very rewarding As a 20 year old Cioma was able to put his skills df an artist to use and forge believable papers so if her were stopped he would pass as a non-Jew, hopefully.
Eventually, Cioma cycles and then swims to freedom in Switzerland, where he lives to this day, a graphic artist. The book is an engaging account, but be warned that Cioma is frank falsififador his sexual adventures and how sex also helped keep him alive.
Instead, he relays with joy the encounters he had where he was able to outsmart the Nazis and carry out his work to secure safe passage for others, just days and hours away from being deport to a concentration camp. Yet even underneath all the sloppy writing you could tell it was an incredible story and would make an awesome movie! Some of the documents at least came from Christians in a particular church who would drop them as offerings at the end of the Sunday service.
This book is completely different. An interesting story, but weirdly written. Especially since i read this just after returning from Berlin myself i found it fascinating how he survived and learning all about the city. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. The story starts duringand covers the experience of Schonhaus as he hids at in Berlin, escaping the deportations that took the rest of his family.
Jan 13, Sana rated it it was amazing. The book reads more like fiction than biography since we are constantly going from great danger to relative safety and back again. At 84 still lives there and works as a graphic designer. He served hundreds of fellow Jews, Russians and Gypsies by giving them what appeared to be legitimate documents.
Since he was blond and blue-eyed many Nazi This book is a memoir of a 22 year old graphic artist who found a unique outlet for his talents. Most 10 Related.
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The author was very young in Germany when Hitler came to power. As a Jew, he had first-hand knowledge of how his family and friends were threatened, constricted and placed in camps by the Third Reich. He was one of the fortunate ones for many reasons, which he describes. His work camp was not one of the worst. His mistakes were not fatal. Do that.
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Vudoshicage Feb 29, Jenny rated it really liked it. May 03, Leslie rated it really liked it. What if you were a Jew in Germany? Jun 21, Heatherjoy rated it liked it. The writer has a very witty and clever personality and his exploits, while extremely dangerous, are recounted with such flair and intrigue that you admire him all the more for the things he did.
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Refresh and try again. What Cioma did was alter genuine documents from the original German owners to the new Jewish ones. Simply an amazing story of an irrepressible spirit and a true hero. May 03, Leslie rated it really liked it.