A review of the book parallel journeys by eleanor ayer

Alfons and Helen both ended up living in California, and after reading an article Alfons had written in a newspaper, Helen got in touch with him. Ayer However, at this time we really do not have information regarding your musician Eleanor H. Alfons died in and his obituary may be found at The Boston Globe Helen died in at age What does your reader think about these characters?

Heck when they were giving a lecture at the University of Colorado in As fas as Holocaust books go, however, it's rather mild. She was a young German Jew.

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And never for a moment did we doubt how fortunate we were to live in a country with such a promising future. They were able to find forgiveness, form a friendship, and embark on lecture tours nationwide as they shared their stories of the war.

These chapters focus on such issues as Why did you leave your prior theological tradition? Helen's to the Auschwitz extermination camp- Alfons to a high rank in the Hitler Youth. This is a fascinating read.

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She ended up in Auschwitz and Kratzau concentration camps where she eked by barely surviving until the camps were liberated. Millions of these Hitler Youth died fighting for their beloved Fuhrer. I recommend this book to anyone who wants to learn about World War II.

There are brief descriptions of the concentration camp conditions. Helen and Siegfried decided to leave and went to live in Amsterdam, Holland. Ayer convinced them to let her write their joint story which culminated in Parallel Journeys.

Descriptions of life in the concentration camps; discrimination; prejudice; murder If the book is challenged: Paperback Verified Purchase This is, of course, a children's book, which I bought hoping my grandchildren will read. However, Waterford was a Jew and Heck was a fanatic believer in Hitler.Eleanor H.

Ayer has 48 books on Goodreads with ratings. Eleanor H. Ayer’s most popular book is Parallel Journeys. Parallel Journeys Topics Parallel I know I may be exceeding the limits of whatever credibility I have in your eyes, but I feel an intense inner compulsion to tell you about the anomalous experience that occurred to me just last night.

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Personal narratives in alternating chapters of a Jewish woman & a former ardent member of the Hitler Youth, who grew up a few miles from each other Includes .

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