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Thomas Buergenthal

Full Name: Thomas Buergenthal
Gender: Male
Number of Works: 14
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ISBN: 0316043400, 9780316043403
Keywords: auschwitz, surviving, memoir, child, lucky
Pages: 256
Published: 2008
  • Rating: 80%

Thomas Buergenthal, now a Judge in the International Court of Justice in The Hague, tells his astonishing experiences as a young boy in his memoir A LUCKY CHILD. He arrived at Auschwitz at age 10 after surviving two ghettos and a labor camp. Separated first from his mother and then his father, Buergenthal managed by his wits and some remarkable strokes of luck to survive on his own. Almost two years after his liberation, Buergenthal was miraculously reunited with his mother and in 1951 arrived in the U.S. to start a new life. Now dedicated to helping those subjected to tyranny throughout the w
ISBN: 9998061571, 9789998061576
Keywords: code, penal, german
Pages: Unknown
Published: 1961