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The Girl in the Green Sweater free pdf True story from the major motion picture "In Darkness," official 2012 Academy Award nominee for Best Foreign Language Film.In 1943, with Lvov's 150,000 Jews having been exiled, killed, or forced into ghettos and facing extermination, a group of Polish Jews daringly sought refuge in the city's sewer system. The last surviving member this group, Krystyna Chiger, shares one of the most intimate, harrowing and ultimately triumphant tales of survival to emerge from the Holocaust. Originally published as "The Girl in the Green Sweater, In Darkness" is Chiger's harrowing first-person account of the fourteen months she spent with her family in the fetid, underground sewers of Lvov."In Darkness" is also the story of Leopold Socha, the group's unlikely savior. A Polish Catholic and former thief, Socha risked his life to help Chiger's underground family survive, bringing them food, medicine, and supplies. A moving memoir of a desperate escape and life under unimaginable circumstances, "In Darkness" is ultimately a tale of intimate survival, friendship, and redemption.

About Krystyna Chiger

Krystyna Chiger survived the Holocaust by hiding with her family in the sewers of Lvov, Poland for 14 months. A retired dentist, she lives in Long Island. Daniel Paisner has collaborated on many books, including the "New York Times" bestselling "Last Man Down: A Firefighter's Story of Survival and Escape from the World Trade Center."

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Author : Krystyna Chiger
Publisher : Saint Martin's Griffin,U.S.
Data Published : 21 February 2012
ISBN : 1250018986
EAN : 9781250018984
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 304 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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