About Sally Perel: Also known as Shlomo Perel o Solomon Perel, is an author and motivational speaker. He was born in Peine, Lower Saxony, to a German Jew. ENGLISH CORNER, CON LINDA JIMÉNEZ – This week’s trivia question: What were the last words of advice that Sally Perel’s parents gave him. Solomon Perel’s amazing story is retold in both a book, Europa Europa – originally in French, and the movie Europa Europa. Perel is born on.

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Though, its writing euroa may be found wanting at times, its story captivates. He learned that his parents and sister had not survived the Holocaust, but his brother David was alive and in Palestine. The story does not get written for some time afterwards. In the confusion Perel gets separated and is found by some Germans.

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Es ist auf jedenfall ein Buch, dass man mal gelesen haben sollte, weil es, es schafft die Geschichte so gekonnt zu vermitteln. Please help to improve this article by introducing more precise citations. Leni never finds out. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Later, they establish a romantic relationship. Solomon succeeded and was placed in a Komsomol -run orphanage in Grodnowhile his brother made his way to Vilnius in Lithuania. It took enormous strength and ingenuity to survive in a world eruopa Jews were hunted mercilessly and sqlly he managed to outwit the Nazis.


This is an incredibly captivating story. At the school, “Peters” is introduced to the other boys as a heroic combat veteran. Germany Poland France [1] [2] [3]. Preview — Europa, Europa by Euroa Perel. He even climbs outside the building to watch her in her bedroom.

Thanks to his fluent German and Russian, he becomes their cultural guide and interpreter. There are no discussion topics on this book yet.

He will not forsake his chosen people.

Solomon Perel

At the beginning of the book, the author asked himself if he can even equate with Holocaust survivors. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Soon after, while working in a factory for the war effort, Jupp and his classmates learn that the German 6th Army has been defeated at the Battle of Stalingrad.

For the most part the movie was accurate. I saw this movie in College I think and loved it.

I recommend watching the movie first, and the book second, as the author references the movie as if you have already viewed it. Many were conscripted at the beginning of the war.

Europa, Europa by Solomon Perel

In July of Solomon sailed for the newly-declared state of Israel, where he fought in the War of Independence. Since he was a native German speaker, Perel was able to convince his captors that he was a Volksdeutscher an ethnic German living outside Germanyand was subsequently accepted into his captors’ unit as a Russian — German interpreter. This is the quintessential tragi-comic Jewish passing story. As a young boy wanting to survive, he is willing to go to the extremes to stay alive and adopts their ways to fit in.


May 02, tina yo added it. Perel and Isaac get separated on the crossing of the river. Gespickt ist das Ganze mit einigen Bildern und einem Interview auf den letzten Seiten.

Jan 18, John Betts rated it it was amazing Shelves: Denn es ist wirklich eine Geschichte die schwer zu glauben ist, vor allem da es definitiv Geschichten gibt die frei erfunden aber als wahr verkauft wurden. One of the most fascinating and absorbing books I’ve ever read.

Europa, Europa

Army unit, but released the next day. Es gibt Fotos, Dokumente und die Ortschaften existieren. E ce la fa, portando il suo corpo alla salvezza Solek aally that the child’s father is his best friend and classmate Gerd.

It is almost difficult to believe the path this boy’s life took during the Holocaust. Apr 02, Andrea rated it liked it Shelves: Instead, he was sent to a Hitler Youth school in Ehropa, where he continued to hide his Jewish identity, although as a circumcised Jew, he was constantly in danger of being discovered.

Perel keeps his Jewish side hidden almost completely, but he never forgets about it.