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Arnošt Lustig

Czechoslovakia (1926 - 2011)

Arnošt Lustig, born in 1926, was sixteen when the Nazis sent him first to Thereseinstadt, later to Auschwitz-where his father died in the gas chambers-and finally to Buchenwald. He left Czechoslovakia in 1968 and settled in the United States. He lives in Washington D.C., where he is a professor of literature at American University.
His Children of the Holocaust
1. Night and Hope (1962)
2. Darkness Casts No Shadow (1977)
Anthologies containing stories by Arnošt Lustig
Short stories
The Beginning and the End