Poland's young Jews pick up threads of history

World Apr 27, 2013

Poland's young Jews pick up threads of history

by Kate Connolly

It was only after her grandmother's death that Maniucha Bikont discovered the full extent of her secret. Lea Horovitz had decided to escape incarceration in Warsaw's Jewish ghetto in 1940 after overhearing two shopkeepers comment "she doesn't look like a zduva" (a "yid") on ...