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Author Filar, Marian, 1917-2012.

Title From Buchenwald to Carnegie Hall / Marian Filar and Charles Patterson
Published Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, [2002]
©2002
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 231 pages) : illustrations
Series Willie Morris books in memoir and biography
Willie Morris books in memoir and biography.
Contents Old World -- Early Training -- Conservatory Days -- Fires of War -- War Comes to Warsaw -- Refugee in Lemberg -- Musical Worker -- The Warsaw Ghetto -- Resistance -- Inside the Nazi Camps -- Majdanek and Skarzysko Kamienna -- Buchenwald and Schlieben -- Liberation -- After the Storm -- The Tables Are Turned -- Searching for Pieces of the Past -- A New Beginning in Germany -- Walter Gieseking -- Enter Sol Hurok -- Farewell to Europe -- New World -- Getting Started in a New Land -- Managing without a Manager -- Settling Down -- Philadelphia -- Return to Warsaw
Summary Filar describes his youth in Warsaw, his time as a slave laborer for the Nazis, the Warsaw Gheeto uprising, life in several concentration camps and later his career as a concert pianist and professor
Notes Includes index
Description based on print version record
Subject Filar, Marian, 1917-2012.
Pianists -- Poland -- Biography.
Genre/Form Autobiographies.
Form Electronic book
Author Patterson, Charles, 1935-
ISBN 1621033570 (electronic bk.)
9781621033578 (electronic bk.)