By Philip "Fiszel" Bialowitz,Joseph Bialowitz,Wladyslaw Bartoszewski

This is the genuine tale of Fiszel Bialowitz, a teenaged Polish Jew who in 1943 escaped the Nazi gasoline chambers on the Sobibór dying camp. He joined together with his brother and a small team of prisoners to hold out a bold and accurately deliberate insurrection that killed SS officials and allowed approximately 1/2 the camp’s 650 ultimate Jewish prisoners to escape via minefields and machine-gun fireplace into the encircling wooded area. merely approximately forty-two of them, together with Fiszel, are identified to have survived to the tip of the war.

    Philip (Fiszel) Bialowitz, now an American citizen, relates his eyewitness tale in “realtime” standpoint, from his youth earlier than the conflict to his existence within the Izbica ghetto, his six months of internment and resistance at Sobibór, and his rescue by way of brave Polish farmers. He additionally recounts the demanding situations of existence following the battle as a displaced youngster and his eventual efforts as a witness to the reality of the Holocaust.

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