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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Lala Fishman  

Pen Name: None


Audience: Adult;

Born: 1932 in Lvov, Poland

-- Lala Fishman on WorldCat --

Illinois Connection

Fishman resides in Evanston, IL.

Biographical and Professional Information



1998 Carl Sandburg Literary Award

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Lala's story :
ISBN: 0810114992. OCLC Number: 37579494

Northwestern University Press,. .

Lala, a blonde, Aryan-looking Polish Jew, details her struggles to survive the Nazi occupation by passing as a Christian Gentile. The author now lives in Skokie, Il.