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Published: 01 November 1984

256 Pages

ISBN: 9780195035001

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Dry Tears

The Story of a Lost Childhood

Nechama Tec

  • Tells the true story of Nechama Tec, whose family found refuge with Polish Christians during the Holocaust
  • Portrays the dramatic tale of how an eleven-year-old child learned to "pass" in the forbidding Christian world and a quietly moving coming-of-age story
  • Offering a unique celebration of the best human qualities that surface under the worst conditions

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