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Author Gabis, Rita, 1957- author.

Title A guest at the shooters' banquet : my grandfather's SS past, my Jewish family, a search for the truth / Rita Gabis.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Bloomsbury, 2015.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Genocide Memorial Collection    940.5318 GAB    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Genocide Memorial Collection.
Edition First U.S. edition.
Description xix, 435 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 403-435).
Contents A small thing -- Faye Dunaway as an invaded country -- Word gets around -- Bad student --It's Oprah's fault -- Introductions -- Fathers and sons -- An education -- Aunt Karina's pancakes -- War -- This kind of world -- A good get -- Our Anne Frank -- The human heart -- Water -- Yitzhak Arad -- Animals -- Mirele Rein/High Holidays -- Chaya Palevsky née Porus -- Messenger -- Lili Holzman -- Poligon -- Day of Mourning and Hope -- Artras Karalis -- Lost -- Planners, diggers, guards, shooters -- Devil in a glass jar -- The translator -- Railroad town -- Elena Stankeviien née Gagis --Bucket -- Devil's auction -- Lucky bird -- Bad man/good man -- Shooter -- Inside/Outside -- A game of life and death -- Mistakes -- Anton Lavrinovich -- Josef Beck -- Illeana Irafeva -- Work -- Jump -- January 2014 -- akotis -- Gone -- Given Back -- Robin Fish -- Witnesses for the Prosecution -- The company we keep -- Only God Knows -- Memory.
Summary "Gabis follows the trail of her grandfather's collaboration with the Nazis-- a trail riddled with secrets, slaughter, mystery, and discovery"-- Dust jacket.
Subject Gabis, Rita, 1957- -- Family.
Jews -- Europe, Eastern -- Biography.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Jews -- Lithuania -- Biography.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Lithuania -- Biography.
Germany. Geheime Staatspolizei.
Genre/Form Biographies.
ISBN 9781632862617
1632862611

 
    
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