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After long silence by Helen Fremont

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Published by Compass Press in [Rockland, MA] .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States,
  • Poland

Subjects:

  • Fremont, Helen,
  • Children of Holocaust survivors -- United States -- Biography,
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Poland -- Personal narratives,
  • Large type books

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementHelen Fremont.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE184.37.F74 A4 1999b
The Physical Object
Pagination394 p. (large print) ;
Number of Pages394
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL40812M
ISBN 101568957408
LC Control Number99031906
OCLC/WorldCa41468518

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After Long Silence is about the devastating price of hiding the truth; about families; about the steps we take, foolish or wise, to protect ourselves and our loved ones. No one who reads this book can be unmoved, or fail to understand the seductive, damaging power of secrets. Praise for After Long Silence. A deeply moving family memoir largely about the author's parents, Holocaust survivors who, like Madeleine Albright's parents, passed as European refugees to America and brought up their children as largely unpracticing Christians&#;Catholics, in this case. Fremont's is in part the tale of two pairs of sisters: first, her aunt's and her mother's desperate attempts to survive the Holocaust Author: Helen Fremont. After Long Silence: A Memoir Helen Fremont, Author Delacorte Press $ (p) ISBN Buy this book. Fremont's memoir is an incredible tale of survival, a beautiful love story. AFTER LONG SILENCE is about the devastating price of hiding the truth; about families; about the steps we take, foolish or wise, to protect ourselves and our loved ones. No one who reads this book can be unmoved, or fail to understand the seductive, damaging power of secrets. - 5/5(1).

After Long Silence: A Memoir chronicles Fremont’s efforts to learn about her Jewish family and the horrifying events they survived during the Russian and German occupations of Poland. Fremont.   Buy a cheap copy of After Long Silence book by Helen Fremont. In her mids Helen Fremont discovered that, although she had been raised in the Midwest as a Catholic, she was in fact the daughter of Polish Jews whose families Free shipping over $Cited by: 8.   I n , Helen Fremont published a best-selling, critically acclaimed memoir called “ After Long Silence.”The book described how she and her sister, Lara, gradually learned that their parents Author: Marion Winik. after long silence In order to READ Online or Download After Long Silence ebooks in PDF, ePUB, Tuebl and Mobi format, you need to create a FREE account. We cannot guarantee that After Long Silence book is in the library, But if You are still not sure with the service, you can choose FREE Trial service.