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A Teen's Account of a War Criminal Trial
Nonfiction Ages 12+
Pages: 256
Themes: Holocaust, Auschwitz, Nazi war criminals, law, Holocaust survivors, memory, journalism, Germany
Publisher: Second Story Press
Pub Date: 12/Sep/2017
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The true story of nineteen-year-old Jordana Lebowitz's time at the trial of Oskar Groening, known as the bookkeeper of Auschwitz, a man charged with being complicit in the death of more than 300,000 Jews. A granddaughter of Holocaust survivors, Jordana attended the trail. She realized that by witnessing history she gained the knowledge and legitimacy to be able to stand in the footsteps of the survivors.


Sydney Taylor Honor Book  | 2018 | Commended

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