All But My Life (Books & Media)

by Gerda Weissmann Klein

Gerda Weissmann Klein's book touches on topics such as World War II, The Holocaust, slave labor camps, and liberation . You may want to read more about these topics! In fact, these issues would be excellent starter ideas for research projects.

All But My Life Books & Media

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Reference Books

The Steely Library Reference collection has a number of books dedicated to the Holocaust and World War II. Highlighted below are a few of these books.

Bearing Witness
(REF D 804.3 .R66 2002x) A resource guide to literature, poetry, art, music and videos by Holocaust victims and survivors.
The Columbia Guide to the Holocaust
(REF D 804.3 .N54 2000)
Encyclopedia of the Holocaust
(REF D 804.3 E.53 1990, 4 Volume set)
World War II Almanac
(REF D 743.5 G.64)
The Encyclopedia of World War II , A Political, Social, and Military History
(REF D 740 .E516 2005, 5 volume set)
Reference Guide to Holocaust Literature
(REF PN 56 H55 R43 2002) This source has good coverage of Gerda Weissmann Klein and All But My Life

You can also just browse the Reference collection in these two areas to find Subject Encyclopedias of the Holocaust (Reference D 804 section) and World War II (Reference D 740 section)

Children's/Young Adult Holocaust Literature
Booklist of Children's/Young Adult Holocaust Literature
Jennifer Smith, a librarian in Steely, has compiled a list of children's and young adult books that are related to the Holocaust. Most of these titles can be found in Steely's Learning Resource Collection on the 4th floor.

The All But My Life Research Guide is maintained by Mary Chesnut. Suggestions and comments are welcome.

Steely Library phone number:  859.572.5457