The Resource The pianist : the extraordinary story of one man's survival in Warsaw, 1939-45, Władysław Szpilman ; with extracts from the diary of Wilm Hosenfeld ; foreword by Andrzej Szpilman ; epilogue by Wolf Biermann ; translated by Anthea Bell

The pianist : the extraordinary story of one man's survival in Warsaw, 1939-45, Władysław Szpilman ; with extracts from the diary of Wilm Hosenfeld ; foreword by Andrzej Szpilman ; epilogue by Wolf Biermann ; translated by Anthea Bell

Label
The pianist : the extraordinary story of one man's survival in Warsaw, 1939-45
Title
The pianist
Title remainder
the extraordinary story of one man's survival in Warsaw, 1939-45
Statement of responsibility
Władysław Szpilman ; with extracts from the diary of Wilm Hosenfeld ; foreword by Andrzej Szpilman ; epilogue by Wolf Biermann ; translated by Anthea Bell
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • pol
  • eng
Summary
A Jewish pianist's real-life account of survival in World War II Warsaw
Member of
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
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Szpilman, Władysław
Dewey number
  • 940.53/18/092
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS135.P63
LC item number
S94713 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hosenfeld, Wilm
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Szpilman, Władysław
  • Jews
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
  • Jewish musicians
  • Warsaw (Poland)
  • Szpilman, Władysław
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
  • Jewish musicians
  • Jews
  • Poland
  • Szpilman, W·ladys·law
  • Ghetto
  • Erlebnisbericht
  • Warschau
  • Jews
Label
The pianist : the extraordinary story of one man's survival in Warsaw, 1939-45, Władysław Szpilman ; with extracts from the diary of Wilm Hosenfeld ; foreword by Andrzej Szpilman ; epilogue by Wolf Biermann ; translated by Anthea Bell
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Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Umschlagplatz
  • Chance of life
  • Marksmen arise!
  • Majorek
  • Trouble and strife next door
  • Szałas' betrayal
  • In a burning building
  • Death of a city
  • Life for liquor
  • Nocturne in C sharp minor
  • Hour of the children and the mad
  • Postscript
  • Extracts from the Diary of Captain Wilm Hosenfeld
  • Epilogue: a bridge between Władysław Szpilman and Wilm Hosenfeld / Wolf Biermann
  • War
  • First Germans
  • My father bows to the Germans
  • Are you Jews?
  • Dancing in chłodna street
  • Fine gesture by Mrs K
  • Anthill under threat
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (221 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)863503816
Label
The pianist : the extraordinary story of one man's survival in Warsaw, 1939-45, Władysław Szpilman ; with extracts from the diary of Wilm Hosenfeld ; foreword by Andrzej Szpilman ; epilogue by Wolf Biermann ; translated by Anthea Bell
Link
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Umschlagplatz
  • Chance of life
  • Marksmen arise!
  • Majorek
  • Trouble and strife next door
  • Szałas' betrayal
  • In a burning building
  • Death of a city
  • Life for liquor
  • Nocturne in C sharp minor
  • Hour of the children and the mad
  • Postscript
  • Extracts from the Diary of Captain Wilm Hosenfeld
  • Epilogue: a bridge between Władysław Szpilman and Wilm Hosenfeld / Wolf Biermann
  • War
  • First Germans
  • My father bows to the Germans
  • Are you Jews?
  • Dancing in chłodna street
  • Fine gesture by Mrs K
  • Anthill under threat
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (221 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)863503816

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