Re: The book of David Szmulenski about Auschwitz #yizkorbooks

George Neuwirth <george.neuwirth@...>

I have a short while ago received the the Jewish Studies 200-2001
catalog >from the Wayne State University Press. Here is the bibliographical
information indicated in the above catalog about the book which has
the title : "Profiles of a lost world. Memoirs of Eastern Europe Jewish
life before World War II, [author] Hirsz Abromowicz; translated by Eva
Zeitlin Dobkin; edited by Dina Abromowicz and Jeffrey Shandler;
introduction by David E. Fishman and Dina Abromowicz.Published in 1999;
448 pages, 20 illustration, Cloth (edition) $39.95 ISBN 0-8143-2784-2

Published in cooperation with the YIVO institute for Jewish Research and
with the assistance of the Lucius N. Littauer Foundation

This book is published in the "Raphael Patai Series in Jewish Folklore and

Question: Is this the same book that Mrs Holtzman wishes to translate? The
author does not seem to be the same and judged by the title the subject
neither. But it needs closer verification. By the way, you can also look
up the forementioned catalog at: where it can be
purchased directly.

George Neuwirth,

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