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Europa, Europa: A Memoir of World War II (Paperback)

Europa, Europa: A Memoir of World War II By Solomon Perel, Margot Bettauer Dembo (Translator) Cover Image
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The Inspiration Behind The Golden Globe-Winning Film
The wrenching memoir of a young man who survived the Holocaust by concealing his Jewish identity and finding unexpected refuge as a member of the Hitler Youth.

International acclaim for Solomon Perel's Europa Europa
"The sheer emotion of telling the tale is palpable. The whole is moving, and strange beyond belief." -The Times (London)
"It is a Holocaust memoir that is moving, straightforward, and quite completely bizarre, unsettling in all kinds of assumptions about identity, responsibility, and guilt." --Glasgow Herald
"Perel bares his soul to readers in this fascinating, unusual personal narrative of the Holocaust." --Book Report
"Many of the experiences of Holocaust survivors are incredible. None is more incredible than the story of a Jewish boy, Solomon Perel, who escaped from Germany to Russia, served with the Wehrmacht in Russia, was adopted by his commanding officer, and transferred to an elite Hitler Youth school." --London Jewish News
"A most remarkable story . . . extraordinary." --The Australian
"This book will move human hearts." --Berliner Morgenpost

About the Author

Solomon Perel is a businessman in Tel Aviv, Israel.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780471283645
ISBN-10: 0471283649
Publisher: Trade Paper Press
Publication Date: February 22nd, 1999
Pages: 232
Language: English