Mila 18

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Open Road Media, Sep 27, 2011 - Fiction - 576 pages
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New York Times bestseller: Nazis close in on Poland’s Jews in the Warsaw ghettos in this powerful Holocaust novel from the author of Exodus.
 
In Nazi-occupied Warsaw before the outbreak of World War II, American journalist Christopher de Monti is wined and dined by German officers eager for sympathetic coverage. But de Monti’s nose for the real story soon leads him to discover the terrifying conditions of the Warsaw ghettos and the Nazis’ chilling plans for the ghettos’ inhabitants.
 
As he comes to know the Jewish resistance movement and joins their courageous—if doomed—last stand, de Monti is thrust into a forbidden affair, a historic uprising, and a terrifying quest for survival. A novel inspired by real events and based on meticulous research into pre-WWII Warsaw, Mila 18 is “the story of a sacrifice that had real meaning and will forever be remembered. . . . A fine and important novel” (The New York Times).
 
This ebook features an illustrated biography of Leon Uris including rare photos from the author’s estate.
 
 

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User Review  - Mike0215 - Borders

Absolutely one of the best books I have ever read. This true story is moving and crushing, exciting and informative. Leon Uris is one of the great unheralded authors of the twentieth century, and this is one of his finest books. Everyone should read it. Read full review

Mila 18

User Review  - lj1949 - Overstock.com

Mila 18 is an excellent work by Leon Uris even though it is an older work it is still an enjoyable read and exciting. He knows how to write and keep the readers interest. I will keep it in my home library so that I may read it again and again. Read full review

Contents

Chapter
Chapter Seven
Chapter Eight
Chapter Nine
Chapter
Chapter Eleven
Chapter Twelve
Chapter Thirteen
Chapter Twentyseven
Chapter Twentyeight
Chapter Twentynine
Chapter Thirty
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Chapter
Chapter Seven
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Chapter Fourteen
Chapter
Chapter
Chapter Seven
Chapter Eight
Chapter Nine
Chapter Seventeen
Chapter Twentyone
Chapter Twentytwo
Chapter Twentythree
Chapter Twentyfour
Chapter Twentyfive
Chapter Seven
Chapter Eight
Chapter Nine
Chapter
Chapter Eleven
Chapter Twelve
Chapter Thirteen
Chapter Fourteen
Chapter Seventeen
Chapter Twentyone
Chapter Twentytwo

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About the author (2011)

Leon Uris (1924–2003) was an author of fiction, nonfiction, and screenplays whose works include numerous best-selling novels. His epic Exodus (1958) has been translated into over fifty languages. Uris’s work is notable for its focus on dramatic moments in contemporary history, including World War II and its aftermath, the birth of modern Israel, and the Cold War. Through the massive success of his novels and his skill as a storyteller, Uris has had enormous influence on popular understanding of twentieth-century history.

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