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Those who save us

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Grouped Work ID99b6a6f8-b3f9-81f4-6037-527c6332288b
Grouping Titlethose who save us
Grouping Authorjenna blum
Grouping Categorybook
Grouping LanguageEnglish (eng)
Last Grouping Update2020-12-01 07:33:52AM
Last Indexed2020-12-01 07:45:23AM
Novelist Primary ISBN9780151010196

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display_descriptionA professor of German history begins a long journey back into a past she has pushed aside, returning to Germany to reopen the wounds of her own life--as well as that of her mother--as a child living in Nazi Germany. For fifty years, Anna Schlemmer has refused to talk about her life in Germany during World War II. Her daughter, Trudy, was only three when she and her mother were liberated by an American soldier and went to live with him in Minnesota. Trudy's sole evidence of the past is an old photograph; a family portrait showing Anna, Trudy, and a Nazi officer, the Obersturmfuumlehrer of Buchenwald. Driven by the guilt of her heritage, Trudy, now a professor of German history, begins investigating the past and finally unearths the dramatic and heartbreaking truth of her mother's life. Combining a passionate, doomed love story, a vivid evocation of life during the war, and a poignant mother/daughter drama, Those Who Save Us is a profound exploration of what we endure to survive and the legacy of shame.
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subject_facetGerman American women -- Fiction
Germany -- History -- 1933-1945 -- Fiction
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Fiction
World War, 1939-1945 -- Germany -- Fiction
World War, 1939-1945 -- Underground movements -- Fiction
Young women -- Fiction
title_displayThose who save us
title_fullThose Who Save Us
Those who save us / Jenna Blum
title_shortThose who save us
German American women
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
Underground movements
World War, 1939-1945
Young women