Flares of memory : stories of childhood during the Holocaust / edited by Anita Brostoff with Sheila Chamovitz. - New York, N.Y. : Oxford University Press, 2001. - 1 online resource (xxxix, 344 p.) : ports. - Gale virtual reference library .

Includes indexes.

In a series of writing workshops at the Holocaust Center of Pittsburgh, survivors who were children or teens during World War II assembled to remember the moments in which their lives were irreparably changed by the Nazis. The result is ninety-two brief vignettes arranged both chronologically and thematically which recreate the disbelief and chaos that ensued as families were separated, political rights were abolished, and synagogues and Jewish businesses were destroyed.

9780195313529 (electronic book) 0195313526 (electronic book)

Jewish children in the Holocaust--Biography.