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Salsitz, Norman 1920-2006

Overview
Works: 5 works in 21 publications in 2 languages and 917 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Personal narratives  Documentary films  Biographical films  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Author
Classifications: DS135.P63, 943.86
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Norman Salsitz
 
Most widely held works by Norman Salsitz
In a world gone mad : a heroic story of love, faith, and survival by Amy Hill Hearth( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amy Hill Hearth shares the story of Norman and Amalie Petranker Salsitz, a couple who survived the Holocaust in Poland by posing as Christians, and discusses the friendship that developed between the Salsitzes and Hearth, who was motivated to write the book in part by her uneasy feelings about being of German descent
A Jewish boyhood in Poland : remembering Kolbuszowa by Norman Salsitz( Book )

6 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Camp, but escaped into the woods to live and later to tell his story of Kolbuszowa to Richard Skolnik. Salsitz speaks to us both as an exceptional witness to everyday events in the town and as a shrewd observer of the broader landscape. Colorful details bring the people, the customs and habits, both religious and secular, back to life. He conveys how painful it often was to be Jewish in Poland even before the war. Despite the persecution, he evokes the dignity and
Against all odds : a tale of two survivors by Norman Salsitz( Book )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is an unusually exciting story including hair-breath escapes, dangerous subterfuges, intrigues & heroic exploits shared by two people against an array of Nazi pursuers in Poland. It contains a romantic interlude which culminated in the marriage of the two protagonists. Amalie was so successful in posing as an Aryan that she received a marriage proposal from a German officer
Three homelands : memories of a Jewish life in Poland, Israel, and America by Norman Salsitz( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coffee beans for a life : mein Überleben in Kolbuszowa( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Norman Salsitz, born Naftali Saleschütz, returns to his hometown of Kolbuszowa in Poland for the first time in more than 60 years to show his family, now living in New Jersey, where he was raised, where his father and other members of his family were murdered by the Nazis. The film incorporates film clips from the 1930s
 
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In a world gone mad : a heroic story of love, faith, and survival
Alternative Names
Jadach, Tadeusz Jan 1920-

Jadach, Tadeusz Jan 1920-2006

Saleschütz, Naftali

Saleschütz, Naftali 1920-

Saleschutz, Naftali 1920-2006

Zaleski, Tadeusz 1920-

Zaleski, Tadeusz 1920-2006

Languages
English (20)

German (1)

Covers
A Jewish boyhood in Poland : remembering KolbuszowaThree homelands : memories of a Jewish life in Poland, Israel, and AmericaThree homelands : memories of a Jewish life in Poland, Israel, and America