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1000 ans de Vie Juive en Pologne / 1000 Years of Jewish Life in Poland / 100 Lat Zycia Zydow W Polsce / 1000 Anos De Vida De Los Judios En polonia
Borwicz, Michel,
Centre D'etudes Historiques (aupres de l'Association des Juifs Polonais en France ) affilie au Congres De Culture Juive, Paris, 1955. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Various. First Edition. 1.9 kg.; 440 pages, illustrated with reproductions of written works, art works, and photographs in black-and-white. Opposite each page of photographs the text is reproduced in French, English, Polish, Spanish, Yiddish and Ivrit. The only colour used in the book is on the title page. Included is four pages of errata. Bookseller's stamp at lower left-hand corner of front end page, which also shows some foxing, a 1.5 inch tear affects the first page of the book proper, being sited approximately 1.5 inches from the bottom front corner along the side. Foxing to the rear end pages. The lower corners of the boards show signs of bumping. The original slipcase has started to crack at its seams. "It's true that all that your book contains, belongs to the past, vanished for ever..... This all has to become a part of spiritual values of the Jewish people in all countries of the diaspora, and above all, in the life and the works of the young generation, which is growing up, and will be growing up in the old-the young State of Israel.... " page 12 J. Shprintsak Speaker of the Parliament of the State of Israel Size: Folio ( 12"- 15" tall ). Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Various. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Religion & Theology; history -- Poland; judaica; Inventory No: 0218922. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT IS OVER 1 Kg WITHOUT PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. Very Good Condition
Price: $1,120.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 0218922  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Alone in the Forest
Kacenberg, Mala,
ISBN: 1560622970
C. I. S. Publishers, Lakewood, New Jersey, 1995. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. X volume in the Holocaust Diaries Collection; 319 pages, glossary, three pages of black-and-white photographs, colour illustrated dustwrapper. Aside from some slight wear to the top edge of the dustwrapper the book is in very good order. "Alone in the Forest is the extraordinary story of a young girl's heroics survival in the hostile world of Polish peasants, villages and Forest people." Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; Biography; Judaica; Military History; history -- Poland. ISBN: 1560622970. ISBN/EAN: 9781560622970. Inventory No: 0207512. Very Good Condition
Price: $17.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 0207512  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Little Man's Story
Rydel, W.,
Self Published, Melbourne, 1967. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. 700 g; Originally published as "Historia Malego Czlowieka" translated by Adam Truscoe. 398 pages, author's photograph in black-and-white. Author's signature and date 14/1/71 on front end page, along with the pencilled signature of the previous owner, former Attorney General of Victoria Mr A. J. Gardner. Small mark affects the front edge of the first 20 pages. . Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; history -- Poland; Inventory No: 0219354. Very Good Condition
Price: $44.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 0219354  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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SIR PAUL E. STRZELECKI. The Man Who Climbed and Named Mt. Kosciusko
Kaluski, Marian,
ISBN: 0959435212
Polish-Australian Historical Society and Polish-Australian Cultural Society, Melbourne, 1981. First Edition
 Stapled Card Stapled Card. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Signed by Author. pp. viii, 56 (last blank); portrait frontispiece, appendix, bibliography; original wrappers; inscribed on the verso of the title page" to Stan Robe with compliments" and the author's signature and date of 22.6.1981. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Australiana; Exploration; history -- Poland; Signed by Author. ISBN: 0959435212. ISBN/EAN: 9780959435214. Inventory No: 0212003. Very Good Condition
Price: $26.40 (AUD)
Book Number: 0212003  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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the Poles in Australia
Kaluski, Marian,
ISBN: 0867872063
Australasian Educa Press, Blackburn, VIC, Australia, 1985. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. 375 g; VIII, 152 pages, last page blank, includes bibliography, index, maps, black-and-white photographs, in the illustrated bright pink hardcover binding. The edges of the text block are slightly darkened with age, otherwise the book appears to have no damage. Part of the Australian Ethnic Heritage Series, this book offers a history of Poland, with reference to the reasons that people emigrated to Australia from the time of first settlement, through to after the Second World War. there is considerable information on the Polish Jews, as well as the Polish Christians to emigrate to Australia. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; history -- Poland; Australia; ISBN: 0867872063. ISBN/EAN: 9780867872064. Inventory No: 0215379. Good
Price: $17.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 0215379  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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the Poles in Australia
Kaluski, Marian,
ISBN: 0867872063
Australasian Educa Press, Blackburn, VIC, Australia, 1985. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. VIII, 152 pages, last page blank, includes bibliography, index, maps, black-and-white photographs, in the illustrated bright pink hardcover binding. The edges of the text block are slightly darkened with age, otherwise the book appears to have no damage. Part of the Australian Ethnic Heritage Series, this book offers a history of Poland, with reference to the reasons that people emigrated to Australia from the time of first settlement, through to after the Second World War. there is considerable information on the Polish Jews, as well as the Polish Christians to emigrate to Australia. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; history -- Poland; Australia; ISBN: 0867872063. ISBN/EAN: 9780867872064. Inventory No: 0242807. Good
Price: $17.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 0242807  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Where Sleeps the Jagged Sword
Connell, Charles,
Elek Books, London, 1956. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Frontispiece. First Edition. 450 g; (6), 210 pages, includes a black-and-white frontispiece. In original dark red papered boards, the book shows trivial signs of ageing. The story of life behind the Iron Curtain in Poland immediately after the war, and the escape of a man, to be reunited with his wife in England, fold in 2 parts, from his viewpoint, and from her viewpoint. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Frontispiece. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; history -- Poland; Inventory No: 0236405. Very Good Condition
Price: $11.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 0236405  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Witness: surviving the Holocaust -- a Memoir
Drix, Samuel M. D.,
ISBN: 0006279333
Fount Paperbacks, London, 1995. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. 375 g; XVIII, 282 pages, indexed. Front panel of the dustwrapper illustrated in colour with "Liberation Day" by Edith Birkin . the author, survived the destruction of Poland's third largest city's Jewish community, losing every member of his large family and almost all of his friends. This is his record. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Religion & Theology; history -- Poland; judaica; ISBN: 0006279333. ISBN/EAN: 9780006279334. Inventory No: 0223111. Very Good Condition
Price: $12.80 (AUD)
Book Number: 0223111  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Witness; surviving the Holocaust -- a Memoir
Drix, Samuel M. D.,
ISBN: 0006279333
Fount Paperbacks, London, 1995. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. XVIII, 282 pages, indexed. Front panel of the cover illustrated in colour with "Liberation Day" by Edith Birkin . the author, survived the destruction of Poland's third largest city's Jewish community, losing every member of his large family and almost all of his friends. This is his record. previous owner has covered the book with clear adhesive plastic and there is a white sticker on the spine from her personal library, her rubber name stamp on the inside of the front cover, and at the bottom of the title page, no other damage. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Religion & Theology; history -- Poland; judaica; ISBN: 0006279333. ISBN/EAN: 9780006279334. Inventory No: 0275623. Very Good Condition
Price: $11.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 0275623  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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[Vilner Almanakh]: Vilna Almanac
Grodzenski, A. I.& Kowalski, Isaac,
ISBN: 0963217100
Moriah Offset Co, New York, 1992. Facsimile
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Facsimile. 800 g; 366, L, 10, 10 pages, being a facsimile of the Vilna almanac published in 1939, with a synopsis in English, and forewords written by Joseph Mlotek and Prof Yonia Fain. There is, on what is traditionally the rear free end page a gift inscription dated 1995 in Yiddish. Otherwise, aside from minor handling marks to the front edge of the text block, the book is in very good order. Size: 4to 9" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Religion & Theology; history -- Poland; judaica; ISBN: 0963217100. ISBN/EAN: 9780963217103. Inventory No: 0224574. Very Good Condition
Price: $44.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 0224574  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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