Shanghai Escape (Holocaust Remembrance Series)
Publish date: September 23rd 2013
Publisher: Second Story Press
Pages no: 204
Edition language: English
It is odd that in all my reading of stories relating to WWII and the Holocaust, I was somehow unaware of the many Jews who, when they sought refuge from the Nazis in the 1930s, moved to Shanghai . . . Read more here.
I thought I knew my Holocaust history fairly well. I studied it, went to museums and lectures but never heard of the Jewish Immigrants that fled Nazi Europe to Shanghai. This amazing middle school book took me on a journey with a little girl of seven torn from her home in Vienna and taken to a far o...