We found 16 results for “


Showing 1 - 12 of 16 Results

Mass Market Paperback

$8.09 online

$8.99

save 10%

In stock online

Available in stores

“I pray that God forgive them...” Corrie Ten Boom stood naked with her older sister Betsie, watching a concentration camp matron beating a prisoner. “Oh, the poor woman,” Corrie cried. “Yes. May God forgive her,” Betsie…

In stock online

Available in stores

The author describes her experiences during World War II when she and her family were sent to the Nazi death camp at Auschwitz.

The Cage

by Ruth Minsky Sender

|August 1, 1997

Mass Market Paperback

$9.58 online

$9.99

In stock online

Not available in stores

As long as there is life, there is hope After Mama is taken away by the Nazis, Riva and her younger brothers cling to their mothere's brave words to help them endure life in the Lodz ghetto. Then the family is rounded up, deported to Auschwitz, and separated.…

Paperback

$8.06 online

$8.50

save 5%

In stock online

Available in stores

"A triumphantly moving book."  — Kirkus Reviews , starred review Hannah dreads going to her family's Passover Seder—she's tired of hearing her relatives talk about the past. But when she opens the front door to symbolically welcome the…

The Upstairs Room

by Johanna Reiss

|October 30, 1990

Paperback

$8.06 online

$8.50

save 5%

In stock online

Not available in stores

A Life in Hiding When the German army occupied Holland, Annie de Leeuw was eight years old. Because she was Jewish, the occupation put her in grave danger-she knew that to stay alive she would have to hide. Fortunately, a Gentile family, the Oostervelds, offered…

Kobo ebook

$8.99

Available for download

Not available in stores

Ontario is rich in ghost towns, communities that were once thriving but which have been reduced to mere shadows of their former selves. Nine villages -- including silver camps, fishing ports, crossroads hamlets, and farming settlements -- come alive on the pages…

Paperback

$9.93 online

$10.50

save 5%

Ships within 3-5 weeks

Not available in stores

This is an interesting, useful, brief book that describes 100 battles which have shaped world history, according to its author, who teaches history at Mt. Holyoke Community College in Massachusetts. The book begins with the battle of Kadesh in 1294 BC and ends…

Paperback

$9.95

Ships within 1-2 weeks

Not available in stores

These funny, factual books take an imaginative, but historically accurate look at how a modern tabloid newspaper might have covered the issues of the past - but with tongue firmly in cheek

Paperback

$8.50

In stock online

Not available in stores

A Life in Hiding When the German army occupied Holland, Annie de Leeuw was eight years old. Because she was Jewish, the occupation put her in grave danger-she knew that to stay alive she would have to hide. Fortunately, a Gentile family, the Oostervelds, offered…

Available for download

Not available in stores

This is the story of the notorious, unsolved murder of the richest baronet in the British Empire, Sir Harry Oakes. The millionaire miner made his fortune from the rich mines in Northern Ontario. His wealth and lifestyle gave many a motive for murder. Rumours…

Available for download

Not available in stores

The 1837 Rebellion in Upper Canada was a defining moment in Canadian history. It led to political and economic reforms, pushed forward the process of nationhood, and sparked a sense of patriotism. It was also a time of turbulence, uncertainty, and sacrifice.…

Available for download

Not available in stores

This book offers a fresh, close-up look at the First World War as it was experienced by ordinary Canadian soldiers. This is the war as it was experienced by the tens of thousands of young Canadians. Reading their accounts offers a no-holds-barred picture of…