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My Grandfather Would Have Shot Me
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Jennifer Teege, Nikola Sellmair
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-04-09 - Publisher: Hachette UK

'A powerful account of Teege's struggle for resolution and redemption.' Independent An international bestseller, this is the extraordinary and moving memoir of a woman who learns that her grandfather was Amon Goeth, the brutal Nazi commandant depicted in Schindler's List. When Jennifer Teege, a German-Nigerian woman, happened to pluck a
My Grandfather Would Have Shot Me
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Jennifer Teege, Nikola Sellmair
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-04-07 - Publisher: The Experiment

Now in paperback: The New York Times bestselling memoir hailed as “unforgettable” (Publishers Weekly) and “a stunning memoir of cultural trauma and personal identity” (Booklist). At age 38, Jennifer Teege happened to pluck a library book from the shelf—and discovered a horrifying fact: Her grandfather was Amon Goeth, the vicious
Personal Names, Hitler, and the Holocaust
Language: en
Pages: 518
Authors: I. M. Nick
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-05-13 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

During the Third Reich, in the name of national security, the Nazis introduced legislation to quickly and easily mark residents with Jewish heritage to expedite their isolation, deportation, and final extermination. Then as now, the tool used for this lethal demarcation was as innocuous as it was ubiquitous: personal names.
New Daughters of Africa
Language: en
Pages: 840
Authors: Margaret Busby
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-03-22 - Publisher: Myriad Editions

Showcasing the work of more than 200 women writers of African descent, this major international collection celebrates their contributions to literature and international culture. Twenty-five years ago, Margaret Busby's groundbreaking anthology Daughters of Africa illuminated the “silent, forgotten, underrated voices of black women” (Washington Post). Published to international acclaim, it
Not in My Family
Language: en
Pages: 200
Authors: Roger Frie
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-03-06 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Winner of the 2018 Western Canada Jewish Book Award Winner of the 2017 Canadian Jewish Literary Award Even as the Holocaust grows more distant with the passing of time, its traumas call out to be known and understood. What is remembered, what has been imparted through German heritage, and what