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Dependent on the avariciousness of unethical Poles, crawling through sewers, living in filth, infested with lice, toileting with no privacy, fearsomely hungry, fearing death: both risks and the boredom are well-conveyed. Kirkus Reviews.
Burakowski was able to collect many personal stories from her surviving family members. These details help give a first-hand immediacy to the descriptions of the struggles and pain that even wealthy Jewish families endured in order to survive the Holocaust.
They also paint a portrait of the Golds as a strong resilient family determined to do anything to stay together and keep each other alive. Powerful and moving story.
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Read it straight for 7 hours. Finally gave up near the end, close to 4 am. I couldn't stop! Barri Cohen, award winning filmmaker and writer. I found it engaging and factual, with just the right amount of emotional connection without it being too difficult to continue, considering the subject matter.
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It is amazing what the human spirit will overcome and their constant sense of hope and triumph resonated strongly. Sandi McCormick, retired elementary school teacher. This Independence Day, Akshay Kumar is back with another film that is high on patriotic pride. Gold, directed by Reema Kagti, revolves around independent India's first Olympic gold win.
This feat was achieved by the Indian men's hockey team on August 12, While Gold has been inspired by true events, the makers have taken certain creative liberties. Before the film hits the theatres tomorrow, here is the inspiring story of the victory at the Summer Olympics in 10 points:. The Indian men's hockey team won the country's first Olympic medal as a free nation in at the 14th London Olympiad. It was held after a gap of 12 years, with the previous one being the Berlin Olympics.
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The India team that played in the London Olympics was a brand new one, with all the great players from the earlier gold-winning team, including top goal scorer Dhyan Chand, having retired. This was the first time when India marched holding the tricolour, as a free nation, in the opening ceremony at the Wembley Stadium. India played its first match against Austria.
The Indian team beat the Austrian team hollow, with the scorecard reading They went on to defeat Argentina India was victorious against Spain in the quarterfinal and against Holland in the semi-final The final match was played against Britain. Indians took on their former rulers and won in style, defeating the British