By Philip "Fiszel" Bialowitz,Joseph Bialowitz,Wladyslaw Bartoszewski
Philip (Fiszel) Bialowitz, now an American citizen, relates his eyewitness tale in “realtime” viewpoint, from his formative years earlier than the warfare to his existence within the Izbica ghetto, his six months of internment and resistance at Sobibór, and his rescue by means of brave Polish farmers. He additionally recounts the demanding situations of existence following the conflict as a displaced teen and his eventual efforts as a witness to the reality of the Holocaust.
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A Promise at Sobibór: A Jewish Boy’s Story of Revolt and Survival in Nazi-Occupied Poland by Philip "Fiszel" Bialowitz,Joseph Bialowitz,Wladyslaw Bartoszewski