999:The Women of 1st Jewish Transport to Auschwitz
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999:The Women of 1st Jewish Transport to Auschwitz

January 8 , 7:00 pm

In her new book, Heather Dune Macadam (co-author, Rena’s Promise) chronicles the tale of nearly 1,000 young Jewish women from Slovakia who were deceived into boarding a train for Auschwitz. Painstakingly researched, the book illuminates the women’s day-to-day lives and struggle for survival in the death camp. Join the author in conversation with Dr. Lori Weintrob (Director, Wagner College Holocaust Center) and descendants of the 999.

Free; advance registration recommended.

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Date:
January 8
Time:
7:00 pm
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Venue

Museum of Jewish Heritage
36 Battery Place
New York, NY United States
Phone:
(646) 437-4202
Website:
mjhnyc.org