“One of the greatest survival stories of World War II. A tale full of heroism and courage in the face of genuine horror.”
—Los Angeles Times
“Kurzman takes this gigantic tragedy and tells it in very personal terms. . . . The writing style is compelling. . . . Kurzman records dozens of tales of heroism, large and small. One can only marvel at the superhuman feats man is capable of in times of crisis.”
“An intensely personal moving account of the events and personalities involved in the catastrophe and its clouded aftermath.”
From the Hardcover edition.