☃ The Tattooist of Auschwitz PDF / Epub ✑ Author Heather Morris – Natus-physiotherapy.co.uk In April 1942, Lale Sokolov, a Slovakian Jew, is forcibly transported to the concentration camps at Auschwitz Birkenau When his captors discover that he speaks several languages, he is put to work as In April , Lale Sokolov, a Slovakian Jew, is forcibly transported to the concentration camps at Auschwitz Birkenau When his captors discover that he speaks several languages, he is put to work as a T towierer the German word for tattooist , tasked with permanently marking his fellow prisonersImprisoned forthan two and a half years, Lale witnesses horrific atrocities and barbarism but also incredible acts of bravery and compassion Risking his The Tattooist PDF/EPUB or own life, he uses his privileged position to exchange jewels and money from murdered Jews for food to keep his fellow prisoners aliveOne day in July , Lale, prisoner , comforts a trembling young woman waiting in line to have the number tattooed onto her arm Her name is Gita, and in that first encounter, Lale vows to somehow survive the camp and marry herA vivid, harrowing, and ultimately hopeful re creation of Lale Sokolov s experiences as the man who tattooed the arms of thousands of prisoners with what would become one of the most potent symbols of the Holocaust, The Tattooist of Auschwitz is also a testament to the endurance of love and humanity under the darkest possible conditions.
- 262 pages
- The Tattooist of Auschwitz
- Heather Morris
- 24 September 2017 Heather Morris