标题（title）：Parallel Lines: A Journey From Childhood to Belsen
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This is a story of a young boy's journey from a sleepy provincial town in Hungary during the Second World War to the concentration camp in Bergen-Belsen. Unlike other books dealing with this period, this is not a Holocaust story, but a child's recollection of a journey full of surprise, excitement, bereavement and terror. Yet, this remains a testimony of survival, overcoming obstacles, which to adults may seem insurmountable, but to a child were just part of an adventure and, ultimately, recovery. After having established a career in the West, the author decided to revisit the stages on h. Read more...
Abstract: This is the story of a young boy's journey from a sleepy provincial town in Hungary during the Second World War to the concentration camp in Bergen-Belsen. Peter Lantos revisits his past from the perspective of the present and finally lays to rest the ghosts of his past. Read more...
Table of contents :
Makó: a small town in Hungary
Beginning of the journey
Szeged: destination unknown
Strasshof: in a foreign country
Wiener Neustadt: not far from Vienna
Farsleben: the train to freedom
Hillersleben: escape from the Russians
Prague: the kindness of strangers
Budapest: a brother's death
London: a new start
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