Eleven year old Horst watched in horror as allied bombers returned the following night repeating the destruction until nothing was left standing in Koenigsberg except the railroad station. They had completely destroyed the City of the Teutonic Knights, the Dancing Forest and the life-long home of Philosopher Immanuel Kant. Smoke billowed for weeks from the burning buildings, filling the country side with the smell of death and destruction. A beautiful ancient city was no more.
These were the times and places where humans descended to a level lower than animals. Ravensbrck was one of those times and places where human dignity became an unimaginable luxury. This is a true story of prisoner 44667 and the routine horror that systematically denigrated and stripped 132,000 women of their humanity. It is the story of true love. The details are historically accurate. None of the characters are fictional.
Aline Virmoux and her husband were active members of the French Resistance. After three years of successful activities, they were caught in 1944 by the Gestapo. He was deported to Dachau. She was deported to the womens concentration camp of Ravensbrck.
Alines last few days in Nazi Germany were nothing short of a breathtaking and unforgettable case of survival and bravery.
An entertaining story on some animals who are friends and escape from the zoo.Text type: Narrative - fantasy
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