The Wartime Diary of Edmund Kessler

The play is adapted from a book of the same name, which was written by Edmund Kessler and edited by his daughter Renata Kessler. Edmund Kessler, a Jewish attorney from Lwow, Poland describes his experiences between 1942 and 1944 in the Lwow Ghetto and as a prisoner in the Janowska concentration camp. He also recounts the courage of a Polish farmer and his family who allowed him and 23 other Jews to hide in an underground bunker on their farm.

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Nationality of Author: U.S. | Polish
Original Language: English
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The book is published by Academic Studies Press.

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