Caroline Moorehead: The Resistance Women Who Survived Auschwitz
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What was life like for the women who were sent to the death camps of Nazi Germany? We are honoured to welcome the biographer Caroline Moorhead to launch her astonishing new book, A Train in Winter. Through interviews with women of the resistance who survived their ordeal in Auschwitz, Moorehead has created a moving, haunting account of ordinary people during the Second World War. Chaired by Jamie Jauncey. Part of Edinburgh International Book Festival
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