By Holly Mandelkern,Byron Marshall
Beneath White Stars positive aspects Holly's narrative poetry approximately genuine humans from the Holocaust whom she has recognized in my opinion or whose tales she has taught. Melding historic aspect and willing insights with the grace of poetry, she brings to lifestyles a large choice of people suffering opposed to the horrors of the Holocaust. In those pages youngsters are despatched from domestic to stand new lands on my own, children probability their lives to withstand in ghettos and forests, prisoners upward thrust above the miseries of ghettos and focus camps via paintings, and diplomats and clergy hire their wiles to save lots of all these they could.
Brief biographical sketches, maps, and a personalised timeline extra animate those brave participants. (NOTE: during this book model, the reference maps and the illustrations at the start of every bankruptcy are in color.)
Illuminated through Byron Marshall's black and white, pen and ink drawings, Beneath White Stars: Holocaust Profiles in Poetry opens a special window on shiny lighting fixtures that shone even within the darkest of times.
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