Saving what remains: a Holocaust survivor's journey home to reclaim her ancestry

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A Holocaust survivor’s moving account of her return to Europe to disinter her ancestors for reburial in the Holy Land.
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display_description A Holocaust survivor recounts her journey to her family's hometown of Šamorín, Slovakia, to exhume the bodies of her grandparents from a Jewish cemetery that would soon be flooded by a new dam on the Danube River, and take the bodies to Israel for reburial.
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subject_facet Holocaust survivors -- Biography, Jewish cemeteries -- Slovakia -- Šamorín, Jews -- Slovakia -- Šamorín -- History
title_display Saving what remains : a Holocaust survivor's journey home to reclaim her ancestry
title_full Saving what remains : a Holocaust survivor's journey home to reclaim her ancestry / Livia Bitton-Jackson
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title_sub a Holocaust survivor's journey home to reclaim her ancestry