Terezin - A Story of The Holocaust is an award-winning book that tells the Holocaust story of the Terezin/Theresienstadt fortified ghetto - where the Nazis imprisoned thousands of Jews during the Second World War - and from where many were sent to their deaths.
This unique book features first-hand accounts of life in the town as well as moving works of art from some of the artists who were incarcerated there.
A detailed introduction sets the scene for the creation of Terezin and the Final Solution. Created by award-winning children's author Ruth Thomson using material from Yad Vashem and other key Jewish sources. Multi-award-winning - The School Library Association Information Book Award 2012 and 2012 ALCS Education Writers' Award.
Critically acclaimed on both sides of the Atlantic.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 64 pages, illustrations (chiefly colour), colour maps
- Publisher: Hachette Children's Group
- Publication Date: 10/01/2013
- Category: History & the past: general interest (Children's/YA)
- ISBN: 9781445116556