- Author : Ibolya Szalai Grossman
- Publisher : Azrieli Holocaust Survivor
- Release Date : 2016
- Genre: Biography & Autobiography
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- ISBN 10 : 198806502X
Stronger Together Book Description :
"A book in two parts, one by mother Ibolya Grossman (1916 2005) and the second written by her son, Andy (1942- ), who both survived the Holocaust. Ibolya describes her childhood in Pecs, Hungary; her move to Budapest in 1933; and the increasingly antisemitic atmosphere after she marries Zoltan Rechnitzer and gives birth to their son, Andy, in 1942. In 1942, Zoltan is drafted to the Hungarian forced labour service for Jews, to the Felvidek region. With the German occupation of Hungary in March 1944, conditions for Jews worsen, and in October 1944, after the Arrow Cross regime coup, Ibolya receives her last postcard from her husband. In December 1944, she and her son are sent to the Budapest Ghetto, and the ghetto is closed. In January 1945 the ghetto ...