By: Eric Fischer
" Keep everything you can carry with you."- Father
This is the Nazi concentration camp Auschwitz.
Fredric in a concentration camp.
Photograph of Rosa before World War II and best friend of Daniel.
" I don't think they're sending us on a holiday."- Daniel
" It must last or by the end of the week we could easily starve."- Father
Germany in ruins during World War II.
Carlo Matas author of Daniel's Story.
German army in Germany during World War II.
Aryan: Relating to or denoting a people speaking an Indo-European language who invaded northern India in the 2nd millennium BC, displacing the Dravidian and other aboriginal peoples.
" They're evacuating the hospital."- Father
Daniel's fight against the Nazis while in the concentration camp and also, Daniel never gave up when things seemed hopeless.
"They may well take Erika."- Mother
Yiddish: A language used by Jews in central and eastern Europe before the Holocaust. It was originally a German dialect with words from Hebrew and other modern languages and is spoken mainly in the U.S., Israel, and Russia.
Never lose hope when it seems like the end.
If you like this book read Number the Stars.
Pogrom: An organised massacre of a particular ethnic group, in particular that of Jews in Russia or eastern Europe.
Photo album with pictures from Auschwitz concentration camp.
A significant event is when Daniel survives in Auschwitz concentration camp.