Pre-owned / Signed
Becoming Edith: The Education of a Hidden Child
“Becoming Edith: The Education of a Hidden Child” is an autobiographical account of Cord’s experiences during World War II, when her family tried to escape the Nazi Holocaust. It is a story of individual perserverance,courage, and determination to survive the circumstances presented by Nazi control of Europe. Edith’s family moved from Austria to Italy, then into France. In each case, they fled just ahead of Nazi occupation.This is a well written book, and at times can be emotional but this book tells an uplifting story of coming to peace with a very difficult, lonely and frightening childhood and teenage years.
Condition: Pages are crisp, clean and unmarked; Binding is solid and square, Signed of person or person’s inner page.