Friedrich

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Puffin Books, Apr 1, 1987 - Juvenile Fiction - 149 pages
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Friedrich and his best friend were growing up in Germany in the early 1930s. At first, Friedrich seemed to be the more fortunate, but when Hitler came to power, things began to change. Friedrich was expelled from school and became an orphan when his mother died and his father was arrested and deported.This is a terrifying story of the destruction of a single Jewish family.

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The nameless narrator recounts a series of memories that illuminate Friedrich's story as a Jew in German society during the thirties and early forties. There is no concentration camp or ghetto in this ... Read full review

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User Review  - Whisper1 - LibraryThing

You may be inclined to ask what more can be said about the horrors of the holocaust. If so, then read this book. While somewhat slow in pace, hanging in there will bring reward. In fact, the pace ... Read full review

Contents

Setting the Scene 1925
1
Potato Pancakes 1929
3
Snow 1929
7
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About the author (1987)

Richter studied sociology and psychology at the universities of Cologne, Bonn, Mainz, and Tubingen, earning his doctor's degree.

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