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Author Ford, Carole Bell, 1934-

Title After the Girls Club : how teenaged Holocaust survivors built new lives in America / Carole Bell Ford
Published Lanham : Lexington Books, [2010]
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 183 pages) : illustrations
Contents A meeting with Holocaust survivors -- Preface and acknowledgements -- Introduction: The women and the Girls Club -- Lodz: a path to the ghetto -- Growing up: coming of age in a nightmare -- Sh'erit ha-Pletah: the "Surviving Remnant" -- America: a home at the Girls Club -- After the Girls Club: settling in, settling down -- Betty and Lucy: different forks in the road -- Child survivors in old age: the aging women
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Girls Club of Brooklyn -- Biography.
Holocaust survivors -- New York (State) -- New York -- Biography.
Jewish children in the Holocaust -- Poland -- Biography.
Jewish girls -- New York (State) -- New York -- Biography.
Jewish girls -- Poland -- Biography.
Jewish women -- New York (State) -- New York -- Biography.
Jews -- Poland -- Biography.
Jews, Polish -- New York (State) -- New York -- Biography.
Women immigrants -- New York (State) -- New York -- Biography.
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) -- Biography.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0739146084 (electronic bk.)
9780739146088 (electronic bk.)
(cloth ; alk. paper)