As the Waltz Was Ending

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Scholastic, 1985 - World War, 1939-1945 - 262 pages
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An autobiographical account of a young girl whose ballet career with the Vienna State Opera was interrupted by the invasion of the Nazis and who later had to fight for her life during the Russian occupation.

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User Review  - BookConcierge - LibraryThing

This is an autobiography / memoir of a young girl growing up in Vienna. The time span covers Emmy from about age six to seventeen. As a child she and her family had a lovely apartment and she enjoyed ... Read full review

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User Review  - MelanieBettyBoop - LibraryThing

I give this book 5 stars. It is one of the books that I read over and over. It is about a young girl who wants to become a ballerina and she is growing up the Holocaust. In some ways ballet is an ... Read full review


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