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The Resource A century of wisdom : lessons from the life of Alice Herz-Sommer, the world's oldest living Holocaust survivor, Caroline Stoessinger

A century of wisdom : lessons from the life of Alice Herz-Sommer, the world's oldest living Holocaust survivor, Caroline Stoessinger

Label
A century of wisdom : lessons from the life of Alice Herz-Sommer, the world's oldest living Holocaust survivor
Title
A century of wisdom
Title remainder
lessons from the life of Alice Herz-Sommer, the world's oldest living Holocaust survivor
Statement of responsibility
Caroline Stoessinger
Title variation
Lessons from the life of Alice Herz-Sommer, the world's oldest living Holocaust survivor
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Collects life lessons by a Holocaust survivor and concert pianist, sharing the wisdom she has gleaned and insights into her resolve to thrive in spite of loss and her choice to harbor no bitterness toward her oppressors
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stoessinger, Caroline
Dewey number
  • 940.53/18092
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS135.C97
LC item number
H488 2012
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Herz-Sommer, Alice
  • Jews
  • Women pianists
  • Theresienstadt (Concentration camp)
  • Holocaust survivors
  • Holocaust survivors
  • Prague (Czech Republic)
Label
A century of wisdom : lessons from the life of Alice Herz-Sommer, the world's oldest living Holocaust survivor, Caroline Stoessinger
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Alice and Franz Kafka -- Interlude: An emerald ring -- A tolerant heart -- Peeling potatoes -- Interlude: Dreaming -- Piano lessons -- Interlude: Fire -- Starting over -- The tin spoon -- Never too old -- Interlude: Chicken soup -- Music was our food -- The Führer gives the Jews a city -- Snapshots -- Interlude: Old age -- Man in the glass booth -- No harsh words -- First flight -- Alice the teacher -- Interlude: The lady in number six -- Circle of friends -- Coda: Alice today
Control code
2011035168
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxi, 232 p.
Isbn
9780812992816
Isbn Type
(trade : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011035168
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn738339367
Label
A century of wisdom : lessons from the life of Alice Herz-Sommer, the world's oldest living Holocaust survivor, Caroline Stoessinger
Publication
Contents
Alice and Franz Kafka -- Interlude: An emerald ring -- A tolerant heart -- Peeling potatoes -- Interlude: Dreaming -- Piano lessons -- Interlude: Fire -- Starting over -- The tin spoon -- Never too old -- Interlude: Chicken soup -- Music was our food -- The Führer gives the Jews a city -- Snapshots -- Interlude: Old age -- Man in the glass booth -- No harsh words -- First flight -- Alice the teacher -- Interlude: The lady in number six -- Circle of friends -- Coda: Alice today
Control code
2011035168
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxi, 232 p.
Isbn
9780812992816
Isbn Type
(trade : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011035168
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn738339367

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