A Woman in Berlin
  • Author : Anonymous
  • Release Date : 11 July 2006
  • Publisher : Macmillan
  • Genre : Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages : 289
  • ISBN 13 : 9780312426118
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A wartime journal by a reporter and editor living through the Russian occupation of Berlin includes her observations of resident survival in the face of starvation, no water, and freezing conditions; the mass rapes endured by the city's women; and the corruption of Berlin citizens by their Russian occupiers. Reprint. 35,000 first printing.

A Woman in Berlin

A Woman in Berlin

Author : Anonymous
Publisher : Macmillan
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
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A wartime journal by a reporter and editor living through the Russian occupation of Berlin includes her observations of resident survival in the face of starvation, no water, and freezing conditions; the mass rapes endured by the city's women; and the corruption of Berlin citizens by their Russian occupiers. Reprint. 35,000 ...

A Woman in Berlin

A Woman in Berlin

Author : Anonymous
Publisher : SAGE Publications
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
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A wartime journal by a reporter and editor living through the Russian occupation of Berlin includes her observations of resident survival in the face of starvation, no water, and freezing conditions; the mass rapes endured by the city's women; and the corruption of Berlin citizens by their Russian occupiers. Reprint. 35,000 ...

A Woman in Berlin

A Woman in Berlin

Author : Anonymous
Publisher : Picador
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
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A New York Times Book Review Editors' Choice For eight weeks in 1945, as Berlin fell to the Russian army, a young woman kept a daily record of life in her apartment building and among its residents. "With bald honesty and brutal lyricism" (Elle), the anonymous author depicts her fellow Berliners ...

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Author : Marie Jalowicz Simon
Publisher : Knopf Canada
Genre : History
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By turns thrilling and terrifying, Underground in Berlin is the autobiographical account of a young Jewish woman who ripped off her yellow star and survived the war by going underground from 1942 to 1945. Berlin, 1941. Marie Jalowicz Simon, a 19-year-old Jewish woman, makes an extraordinary decision. All around her, Jews are being ...

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Publisher : BRILL
Genre : Social Science
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The Religious Identity of Young Muslim Women in Berlin offers an in-depth ethnographic account of Muslim youth’s religious identity formation and their everyday life engagement with Islam. It deals with the reconstruction of selfhood and the collective content of identity formation in an urban and transnational setting....

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Publisher : U of Minnesota Press
Genre : Social Science
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Author : Rebecca Donner
Publisher : Canongate Books
Genre : History
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SELECTED AS A BBC RADIO 4 BOOK OF THE WEEK Born and raised in America, Mildred Harnack was twenty-six and living in Germany when she witnessed the meteoric rise of the Nazi party. She began holding secret meetings in her apartment, forming a small band of political activists set on helping ...

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Author : Miriam Gebhardt
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Genre : History
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The soldiers who occupied Germany after the Second World War were not only liberators: they also brought with them a new threat, as women throughout the country became victims of sexual violence. In this disturbing and carefully researched book, the historian Miriam Gebhardt reveals for the first time the scale ...