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The unloved : from the diary of Perla S. / Arnost Lustig.

Author/Creator:
Lustig, Arnošt.
Publication:
Evanston, Ill. : Northwestern University Press, 1996.
Format/Description:
Book
172 pages ; 22 cm.
Edition:
Rev. ed.
Series:
Jewish lives.
Jewish lives
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Standardized Title:
Z deníku sedmnactileté Perly Sch. English
Subjects:
Theresienstadt (Concentration camp) -- Fiction.
Theresienstadt (Concentration camp).
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Czech Republic -- Fiction.
Concentration camp inmates -- Fiction.
Concentration camp inmates.
Czech Republic.
Form/Genre:
Jewish fiction.
Fiction.
Fiction.
Summary:
The Unloved traces five months in the life of Perla S., a beautiful seventeen-year-old girl who, while living in the Theresienstadt concentration camp, becomes a prostitute. Capturing Perla's voice through a series of entries in her diary, Lustig tells how she, living in a world of lies and horror, maintains her integrity, honesty, and hope. This first paperback edition of The Unloved has been extensively revised and expanded by Lustig.
Notes:
National Jewish Book Awards - Fiction, Winner, 1986
Other format:
Online version: Lustig, Arnošt. Z deníku sedmnactileté Perly Sch. English. Unloved.
ISBN:
0810113473
9780810113473
OCLC:
34798246