Coverart for item
The Resource Asylum : a survivor's flight from Nazi-occupied Vienna through wartime France, Moriz Scheyer ; translated, with an epilogue, essay, and notes by P.N. Singer

Asylum : a survivor's flight from Nazi-occupied Vienna through wartime France, Moriz Scheyer ; translated, with an epilogue, essay, and notes by P.N. Singer

Label
Asylum : a survivor's flight from Nazi-occupied Vienna through wartime France
Title
Asylum
Title remainder
a survivor's flight from Nazi-occupied Vienna through wartime France
Statement of responsibility
Moriz Scheyer ; translated, with an epilogue, essay, and notes by P.N. Singer
Title variation
Survivor's flight from Nazi-occupied Vienna through wartime France
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Writer of supplementary textual content
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
A recently discovered account describes an Austrian Jewish writer's flight from Vienna when the advance of the Nazis forced him from both his home and his job, and his hidden life in France during the war
Has edition
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
Dewey number
940.53/18092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • photographs
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Asylum : a survivor's flight from Nazi-occupied Vienna through wartime France, Moriz Scheyer ; translated, with an epilogue, essay, and notes by P.N. Singer
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The 'Anschluss' -- Breathing again: Switzerland -- France: beloved France -- Earning the first hundred francs -- The men in berets -- The 'Drôle de Guerre' -- Paris, ghost of an enchanted city -- Paths of the Exodus -- 'Armistice' -- Paris under the German boot -- The French ... and the French -- From 'the Israelites' to 'the Jew' -- Stay of execution -- 'For examination of your situation' -- Hut 8 -- Another stay of execution -- 'Zone libre' -- Voiron -- Nine gendarmes versus five Jews -- Caserne Bizanet, Grenoble -- A toast -- Escape to Switzerland -- A telegram -- Labarde -- Blessed are the poor in spirit -- Nuns -- A glimpse through a peephole -- Music -- Eugène le Roy -- Informers -- In place of a chapter on the Resistance -- They're coming - they're not coming - they're coming! -- The morning of 6th June 1944 -- Summer -- The first step into freedom -- Carlos -- In memory of my comrades from the concentration camp at Beaune-la-Rolande -- The undeserving survivors -- Still in Labarde: but free
Control code
sky282987760
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First North American edition.
Extent
305 pages
Isbn
9780316272889
Lccn
bl2016032052
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits, photographs
Label
Asylum : a survivor's flight from Nazi-occupied Vienna through wartime France, Moriz Scheyer ; translated, with an epilogue, essay, and notes by P.N. Singer
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The 'Anschluss' -- Breathing again: Switzerland -- France: beloved France -- Earning the first hundred francs -- The men in berets -- The 'Drôle de Guerre' -- Paris, ghost of an enchanted city -- Paths of the Exodus -- 'Armistice' -- Paris under the German boot -- The French ... and the French -- From 'the Israelites' to 'the Jew' -- Stay of execution -- 'For examination of your situation' -- Hut 8 -- Another stay of execution -- 'Zone libre' -- Voiron -- Nine gendarmes versus five Jews -- Caserne Bizanet, Grenoble -- A toast -- Escape to Switzerland -- A telegram -- Labarde -- Blessed are the poor in spirit -- Nuns -- A glimpse through a peephole -- Music -- Eugène le Roy -- Informers -- In place of a chapter on the Resistance -- They're coming - they're not coming - they're coming! -- The morning of 6th June 1944 -- Summer -- The first step into freedom -- Carlos -- In memory of my comrades from the concentration camp at Beaune-la-Rolande -- The undeserving survivors -- Still in Labarde: but free
Control code
sky282987760
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First North American edition.
Extent
305 pages
Isbn
9780316272889
Lccn
bl2016032052
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits, photographs

Library Locations

    • Eastpointe Memorial LibraryBorrow it
      15875 Oak, Eastpointe, MI, 48021, US
      42.462894 -82.957213

Library Links

Processing Feedback ...