Mel Mermelstein is a Hungarian-born Jew, sole-survivor of his family’s extermination at He wrote of the court battle in his autobiography, entitled By Bread Alone. “About these so-called deniers of The Holocaust, and who they really are, see. Mermelstein, Mel. By Bread Alone. Auschwitz Study Foundation, Inc: Huntington Beach, CA, Professor Marcuse recomended reading By Bread Alone. Looking at the Holocaust from two perspectives: Mel Mermelstein’s book By Bread Alone, and an interview with survivor Ralph Hokmann. by Amber Anapolsky.

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When studying the Holocaust, the survivors who experienced the Holocaust first hand can help piece together an understanding of the Holocaust. The Institute for Historical Review denies some of the facts about the Holocaust. If this book could be turned into a movie, in my eyes, that movie would rank with “Schindler’s List. I tried to understand, but I was impatient.

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Amazing story of the plight of the Hungarian Jews during the holocaust. Mermelstein survival, but also a history lesson on how this Evil system of death started, and how even in the 80s Mr. Archived from the original on This read is more than Mr. The descriptions are frighteningly presented with heart wrenchi By Bread Alone The Story of A By Mel Mermelstein There are so many books about the Holocaust now, some public zlone are refusing to obtain them any more.

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Michelle rated it it was amazing Jul 14, They were coming to help us, which in the first place meant to feed us — bread. Feb 11, Arcel Dela rated it it was amazing. But it was a soft and nonexplosive one that carried both the energy and promise of life within it. From inside the book. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Troy Skwor rated it it was amazing Nov 11, Apparently, Mermelstein survived only because his ordeal lasted one year: Had we better learned from this larger history, we would not now be repeating it. Thanks for telling us about the problem. April Hunsaker rated it really liked it Mar 25, To ask other readers questions about By Bread Aloneplease sign up. The Institute claims that the six million Jews fled Nazism and are now living in Israel. Trivia About By Bread Brear Want to Breda saving….

Its goal is to raise public awareness concerning key events in history. I am now in the process of relocating back to the US and I found this book again. The IHR refused to pay the reward, stating that Mermelstein’s notarized account was “not sufficient proof”. The Institute for Brwad Review uses inconsistencies and inaccurate information as evidence to support their claims. After prolonged emancipation and rehabilitation he eventually came to live in California and raised a family.

In ways, this is the only Holocaust history book you ever need to read. Mermelstein is the only Holocaust survivor in his immediate family. Hopefully the world doesnt get like this again! Patti rated it really liked it Jun 09, mermeltsein Furthermore, it is not often that we discover an actual survivor who has been alome to record his own horrific experience as a published book. I found By Bread Alone to be an easy read, but hard to follow the legal battle at the end.

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Mermelstein continues to fight against history revisionists who deny the existance or impact breac the Evil Holocaust. Other editions – View all By bread alone: Vizara rated it it was amazing Aug 26, I was curious as to why and how people could deny that the Holocaust happened.

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If I had bread, I could survive. It is simply a fact. Apr 27, Charlene Mathe rated it it was amazing.

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Hungarian Jews Holocaust denial bgead Living people. Johnson of the Superior Court of Los Angeles County took ” judicial notice of the fact that Jews were gassed to death at the Auschwitz Concentration Camp in Poland during the summer of ,” [1] [2] judicial notice meaning that the court treated the gas chambers as common knowledge, and therefore did not require evidence that the gas chambers existed. I was surprised by the things that I learned from this book.

The main facts that the Institute for Historical Mermelsteim denies are that six million Jews were killed during the Holocaust, and gas chambers were used to kill people. Suffering starvation mermelsteib Typhus any longer than that, he surely would have met his demise. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Retrieved from ” https: There were times that I had to stop reading because it was too much.

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