ManyBooks Logo
Get Free and Discounted Ebooks
Join 150,000+ fellow readers! Enjoy our handpicked selection of great free and deeply discounted ebooks - straight to your inbox.

Get Handpicked Free And Discounted Ebooks

Start Reading

As Seen In
This book might no longer be in promotion, but you can always try! The author of this book has indicated that this ebook might no longer be available at the promoted price stated below. Sometimes you can still get a good deal, so feel free to check anyway or visit the front page or browse the genres (left menu) to find active deals.

Survivor's Journey From the Alps to the Red Sea

Marek Herman
This is a fascinating memoir, describing Marek's life during the Holocaust under a borrowed identity, his heroism and hope for a better future during all the vicissitudes he goes through from Poland, through the Alps, and all the way to the Red Sea.
$0.00
$3.99

About the Author

Marek was born in Lvov in 1927. Following the German occupation of the city, and thanks to his Aryan appearance, was able to flee to Italy aided by Italian soldiers. In September 1943, when Italy surrendered, he was captured by the Germans. He escaped, joined the partisans, and then became a member of an American OSS (Office of Strategic Services) unit. In 1948, during the Israel War of Independence, Marek joined the Eighth Battalion of the Negev Brigade. He was an instructor and platoon sergeant in the IDF and, after completing the combat sergeants' course, became a platoon commander in the 52nd Battalion of the Givati Brigade. Marek was a Member of Kibbutz Lohamei Hageta'ot, where he lived until his death in November 2019. He served as secretary of the economy and coordinator of Aliyah of the Kibbutz. His book Survivor's Journey From the Alps to the Red Sea, is an autobiography.
Get Free and Discounted Ebooks
Join 150,000+ fellow readers! Enjoy our handpicked selection of great free and deeply discounted ebooks.

About ManyBooks

Since 2004, more than 100,000,000 books have been downloaded from ManyBooks. Our library contains more than 60,000 free ebooks formatted for Kindle, Nook and most other ereaders. You can also access an HTML version of the books to read online. Our downloadable books can be found here.