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A Life Rebuilt: The Remarkable Transformation of a War Orphan

February 11 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Born in 1939 Belgium, Sylvia Ruth Gutmann became an orphan at age three when her parents were sent to their deaths at Auschwitz. In her debut memoir, A Life Rebuilt: The Remarkable Transformation of a War Orphan, she chronicles her escape to Switzerland with her two sisters, their arrival in New York to the home of her uncle and his abusive wife, and her struggles to overcome the trauma of her childhood.

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Event Type(s): Author Talk, Special Events (Adult)
Age Group(s): Adults (18+), College (Adult), High School (Grades 9-12)
Presenter: Sylvia Ruth Gutman
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(925) 977-3340

Details

Date:
February 11
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Venue

Oak View Room – Walnut Creek Library
1644 N. Broadway
Walnut Creek, CA 94596 United States
Phone:
9259773340
Website:
www.ccclib.org

Organizer

Walnut Creek Library
Phone:
(925) 977-3340
Website:
www.ccclib.org

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