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Under a Cruel Star: A Life in Prague 1941-1968
By Heda Kovaly, Franci Epstein (trans) and Helen Epstein (trans)

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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Holmes & Meier Pub
Publication date January 1, 1997
Pages 192
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780841913776
ISBN-10 0841913773
Dimensions 0.75 by 5.50 by 8.25 in.
Weight 0.55 lbs.
Original list price $16.95
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With Franci Epstein (other contributor), Helen Epstein (other contributor) | from Holmes & Meier Pub (January 1, 1997)
9780841913776 | details & prices | 192 pages | 5.50 × 8.25 × 0.75 in. | 0.55 lbs | List price $16.95
Reprint edition from Penguin USA (September 1, 1989)
9780140126433 | details & prices | 192 pages | 5.25 × 7.75 × 0.50 in. | 0.30 lbs | List price $9.95
About: The author, a Jew born in Czechoslovakia, recounts her imprisonment in and escape from Auschwitz, her participation in the Prague uprising, and the death of her husband under Stalin

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