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Author Leyson, Leon, 1929-2013.

Title The boy on the wooden box: how the impossible became possible-- on Schindler's list : a memoir [Hoopla electronic resource] / Leon Leyson ; with Marilyn J. Harran and Elisabeth B. Leyson.

Edition Unabridged.
Imprint [United States] : Simon & Schuster Audio : Made available through hoopla, 2013.
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Description 1 online resource (1 audio file (4hr., 14 min.)) : digital.
Access Digital content provided by hoopla.
Cast Read by Danny Burstein.
Summary Leon Leyson (born Leib Lezjon) was only ten years old when the Nazis invaded Poland and his family was forced to relocate to the Krakow ghetto. With incredible luck, perseverance, and grit, Leyson was able to survive the sadism of the Nazis, including that of the demonic Amon Goeth, commandant of Plaszow, the concentration camp outside Krakow. Ultimately, it was the generosity and cunning of one man, a man named Oskar Schindler, who saved Leon Leyson's life, and the lives of his mother, his father, and two of his four siblings, by adding their names to his list of workers in his factory-a list that became world renowned, Schindler's List. This, the only memoir published by a former Schindler's List child, perfectly captures the innocence of a small boy who goes through the unthinkable. Most notable is the lack of rancor, the lack of venom, and the abundance of dignity in Mr. Leyson's telling. The Boy on the Wooden Box is a legacy of hope, a memoir unlike anything you've ever read.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject Leyson, Leon, 1929-2013.
Jews -- Poland -- Narewka -- Biography. -- Sound recordings.
Jewish children in the Holocaust -- Poland -- Kraków -- Biography. -- Sound recordings.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Poland -- Kraków -- Personal narratives. -- Sound recordings.
Schindler, Oskar, 1908-1974.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Jews -- Rescue. -- Sound recordings.
Concentration camp inmates -- Poland -- Płaszów -- Biography. -- Sound recordings.
Płaszów (Concentration camp)
Narewka (Poland) -- Biography.
Local Subject REBECCA CAUDILL AWARD [2018 NOMINEE]
Added Author Harran, Marilyn J., 1948-
Leyson, Elisabeth B.
Burstein, Danny. Narrator.
hoopla digital.
ISBN 9781442367654 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
1442367652 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Music No. MWT11371815
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