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    When Time Stopped PDF ò When Time MOBI :È Germanoccupied Czechoslovakia for bathing in a stretch of river forbidden to Jews He was transported to Auschwitz Eighteen days later his prisoner number was entered into the morgue book Of thirtyfour Neumann family members, twentyfive were murdered by the Nazis One of the survivors was Hans Neumann, who, to escape the German death net, traveled to Berlin and hid in plain sight under the Gestapo’s eyes What Hans experienced was so unspeakable that, when he built an industrial empire in Venezuela, he couldn’t bring himself to talk about it All his daughter Ariana knew was that something terrible had happened When Hans died, he left Ariana a small box filled with letters, diary entries, and other memorabilia Ten years later Ariana finally summoned the courage to have the letters translated, and she began reading What she discovered launched her on a worldwide search that would deliver indelible portraits of a family loving, finding meaning, and trying to survive amid the worst that can be imagined A “beautifully told story of personal discovery” John le Carré, When Time Stopped is an unputdownable detective story and an epic family memoir, spanning nearly ninety years and crossing oceans Neumann brings each relative to vivid life, and this “gripping, expertly researched narrative will inspire those looking to uncover their own family histories” Publishers Weekly."/>
  • Paperback
  • 336
  • When Time Stopped
  • Ariana Neumann
  • 20 April 2019
  • 9781982106386

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  1. Angela M Angela M says:

    When Time Stopped PDF ò When Time MOBI :È when epub, time pdf, stopped ebok, When Time download, When Time StoppedWhen Time Stopped PDFEPUBToday, January 27th is International Holocaust Remembrance Day, marking the day 75 years ago when Auschwitz-Birkenau was liberated. I say this every time I read a book on the Holocaust - it is imperative that we think about and remember those who perished at the hands of such absolutely evil people and also remember those who survived, but not only today. Their stories are of the utmost importance and we have to keep listening to and reading them and hearing them because we can’t let this happen again. There are so few survivors left, so others will have to carry the torch to tell and tell, again and again.

    Ariana Neumann writes so eloquently of her father’s past, a hidden past too painful for him to relive, to talk about, but eventually revealed. She writes of her family, many of whom perished at the hands of the Nazis and of those who survived. She


  2. Beata Beata says:

    When Time Stopped PDF ò When Time MOBI :È when epub, time pdf, stopped ebok, When Time download, When Time StoppedWhen Time Stopped PDFEPUBThe search to discover the past that was never fully mentioned makes this memoir an interesting read. I guess this was the first time I had read about the Jews in the Protectorate of Bohemia and Moravia and I admit there were some issues which I found rather surprising when compared with the plight of the Jews in occupied Poland. This was not my first read on the Holocaust, however, it was not that shocking or compelling in comparison with other books.
    Ms Neumann's love for her father and family is obvious and she is happy and lucky to have found descendants after years of thorough search. Her perseverance to find out what her family went through is admirable.


  3. Karen Karen says:

    When Time Stopped PDF ò When Time MOBI :È when epub, time pdf, stopped ebok, When Time download, When Time StoppedWhen Time Stopped PDFEPUBAdriana Neumann has written the amazing history of her father Hans Neumann and what his family endured during WWll.
    Ariana grew up in Venezuela daughter of Hans, a wealthy industrialist, and didn’t even know about her fathers history.
    When her father die


  4. Elyse Walters Elyse Walters says:

    When Time Stopped PDF ò When Time MOBI :È when epub, time pdf, stopped ebok, When Time download, When Time StoppedWhen Time Stopped PDFEPUB“This book is dedicated to the memory of those who could not tell their stories”

    THANK YOU, *TAMMY*.... for making sure I didn’t miss this book!

    Adriana Neumann grew up in Venezuela.
    This book is a tribute to her father, Hans Neumann.
    Part literary family memoir... part mystery detective tale....
    ....a search for answers and the truth: a daughters profound love for her father!!!

    What Hans experienced during the war was horrendous and monstrous.
    He could never speak about it.
    It was only after Hans di


  5. Tammy Tammy says:

    When Time Stopped PDF ò When Time MOBI :È when epub, time pdf, stopped ebok, When Time download, When Time StoppedWhen Time Stopped PDFEPUBThis is a marvelously well written memoir of Neumann’s father. Hans was a Venezuelan industrialist of Czech descent, understandably scarred by his experiences during WWII which he refused to speak of. After his death he left his daughter a box of photographs and papers about his life in Berlin during WWII as a Jew hiding under the noses of the Nazis. Piecing together her unknown family members’ experiences (and worse) during the holocaust was a courageous, over decades long undertaking and is as generous and big-hearted as it is filled with stories of secrets, savagery, and despair. Neumann allows us to become acquainted with her family and to know what they suffered as she unearths their lives. Put aside your historical fiction for the moment and read instead a polished, factual account of a family nearly obliterated by the holocaust.


  6. Carol Carol says:

    When Time Stopped PDF ò When Time MOBI :È when epub, time pdf, stopped ebok, When Time download, When Time StoppedWhen Time Stopped PDFEPUB****4.5 Stars rounded up****
    I just work and work so much all the time. It's the only way I have of trying to forget how many did not come back, how few of us left behind.
    --- Hans Neumann

    This note was written by the author’s father and discovered after his death (at 80) in 2001. He left Ariana a box containing a trove of documents and photographs that revealed a mysterious past which up until then was hidden from his daughter.

    With incredible tenacity, Ariana Neumann began the painstaking research to piece together her family’s lost, Jewish-Czech history and her father’s incredible story of surviving the Holocaust. Reconstructing her father’s past led to similar boxes of information contributed by newly discovered living relatives.

    This is an extraordinary story of endurance and survival as a Jew from Czechoslovakia when the Nazi Party controlled his country, then transformed as a dictatorship. Twenty


  7. Jeanette (Again) Jeanette (Again) says:

    When Time Stopped PDF ò When Time MOBI :È when epub, time pdf, stopped ebok, When Time download, When Time StoppedWhen Time Stopped PDFEPUB
    I spent my childhood willing a mystery to come my way. When it finally did, it took decades to solve.

    I am in awe of this woman's extraordinary tenacity as she researched the history of her father's early life before and during World War II. She grew up in Caracas, Venezuela, where her father had resettled after the war. He never spoke of his life as a Czech Jew, and what he and his family had to endure in the 1930s and 1940s. When Ariana was a girl, she found a mysterious identity card with a picture of her father as a young man, but with a different name. When she asked about it, she was shushed and told not to talk about it. Her father had chosen to bury his painful past and dwell only in the


  8. Paul Lockman Paul Lockman says:

    When Time Stopped PDF ò When Time MOBI :È when epub, time pdf, stopped ebok, When Time download, When Time StoppedWhen Time Stopped PDFEPUBAriana Neumann has written a thoroughly engaging book about her father’s experiences in WWII, firstly as Hans Neumann in Czechoslovakia then when he escaped to Berlin to work as a chemist under the false name Jan Sebesta. It was either escape or be depor


  9. Marialyce Marialyce says:

    When Time Stopped PDF ò When Time MOBI :È when epub, time pdf, stopped ebok, When Time download, When Time StoppedWhen Time Stopped PDFEPUBThis was such a poignant moving tale and a daughter's gift in writing to an adored father and his family and friends.

    Ariana Neumann knew her father had secrets. He was a quiet introspective man very fascinated with the concept of time. However, never did she realize growing up in Venezuela, that her father and his family had lived through the worst of times. Being Jewish during the rise of the Nazis was a nightmare and a step into hell on earth. Living in Czechoslovakia, and experiencing the first arrest of many of one of their family members for the crime of bathing in a forbidden river, the family comes to real


  10. ABookwormWithWine ABookwormWithWine says:

    When Time Stopped PDF ò When Time MOBI :È when epub, time pdf, stopped ebok, When Time download, When Time StoppedWhen Time Stopped PDFEPUBSpeaking of books that make me say wow, When Time Stopped: A Memoir of My Father's War and What Remains by Ariana Neumann is an amazing look into the life of her family during World War II. I laughed, I teared up, and I learned a l


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When Time StoppedWhen Time Stopped PDF ò When Time MOBI :È when epub, time pdf, stopped ebok, When Time download, When Time StoppedWhen Time Stopped PDF/EPUBIn this astonishing story that “reads like a thriller and is so, so timely” BuzzFeed Ariana Neumann dives When Time MOBI :È into the secrets of her father’s past: “Like Anne Frank’s diary, it offers a story that needs to be told and heard” Booklist, starred reviewIn , the first Neumann family member was taken by the Nazis, arrested in Germanoccupied Czechoslovakia for bathing in a stretch of river forbidden to Jews He was transported to Auschwitz Eighteen days later his prisoner number was entered into the morgue book Of thirtyfour Neumann family members, twentyfive were murdered by the Nazis One of the survivors was Hans Neumann, who, to escape the German death net, traveled to Berlin and hid in plain sight under the Gestapo’s eyes What Hans experienced was so unspeakable that, when he built an industrial empire in Venezuela, he couldn’t bring himself to talk about it All his daughter Ariana knew was that something terrible had happened When Hans died, he left Ariana a small box filled with letters, diary entries, and other memorabilia Ten years later Ariana finally summoned the courage to have the letters translated, and she began reading What she discovered launched her on a worldwide search that would deliver indelible portraits of a family loving, finding meaning, and trying to survive amid the worst that can be imagined A “beautifully told story of personal discovery” John le Carré, When Time Stopped is an unputdownable detective story and an epic family memoir, spanning nearly ninety years and crossing oceans Neumann brings each relative to vivid life, and this “gripping, expertly researched narrative will inspire those looking to uncover their own family histories” Publishers Weekly.


About the Author: Ariana Neumann

When Time Stopped PDF ò When Time MOBI :È when epub, time pdf, stopped ebok, When Time download, When Time StoppedWhen Time Stopped PDF/EPUBAriana was born in Caracas, Venezuela She has been researching her family history, tracing people, uncovering untold stories When Time MOBI :È and solving the mysteries of her father's past for over a decade Her memoir When Time Stopped Scribner, February , Argo CZ, May , Les Escales FR tells her journey of discovery about her father’s unlikely survival after hiding in plain sight in Berlin during.