WorldCat Identities

Salsitz, Amalie Petranker 1922-2003

Works: 2 works in 7 publications in 1 language and 362 library holdings
Genres: Personal narratives  Biography 
Classifications: DS135.P63, 940.531809438
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Amalie Petranker Salsitz
Against all odds : a tale of two survivors by Norman Salsitz( Book )

5 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 219 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
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 143 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
Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.37 (from 0.34 for In a world ... to 0.39 for Against al ...)

In a world gone mad : a heroic story of love, faith, and survival
Alternative Names
Milaszewska, Felicia 1922-2003

Milaszewska, Felicja.

Petranker, Amalie.

Petranker, Amalie 1922-2003

Petranker, Amalie Salsitz-

Petranker Salsitz, Amalie.

Petranker Salsitz, Amalie, 1922-

Salsitz, Amalie

Salsitz, Amalie Petranker 1922-

Salsitz, Manya.

Salsitz, Manya 1922-2003

Salsitz-Petranker, Amalie