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BOY WHO FOLLOWED HIS FATHER INTO AUSCHWITZ, THE

Synopsis

In 1939, Gustav Kleinmann, a Jewish upholsterer in Vienna, was seized by the Nazis, along with his teenage son Fritz. When Gustav was set to be transferred to Auschwitz, a certain death sentence, Fritz refused to leave his side. Based on Gustav's secret diary and meticulous archive research, this book tells his and Fritz's story for the first time - a story of courage and survival unparalleled in the history of the Holocaust.