Blood Stained Feathers
The Life Story of a Shoah Survivor
(Nowy Sącz, Poland)

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Translation of
Notzot Adumot

by Mordechai Lustig


Project Coordinator and Translator

William Leibner


Edited by Toby Bird


This is a translation of “Notzot Adumot”,
(Blood Stained Feathers; The Life Story of a Shoah Survivor); by Mordechai Lustig

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Blood Stained Feathers




Chapter Title Page
Introduction 1
1 Blood Soaked Feathers 17
2 The Sandz that I Knew 39
3 The Winds of War 78
4 The Liquidation of the Sandz Ghettos 106
5 The Hasidic City of Sandz is No Longer 126
6 From the Ritro Labor Camp to the Ghetto of Rzeszow 143
7 From Pustków Concentration Camp 158
8 Płaszów Concentration Camp 180
9 The Mauthausen–Gussen Concentration Camp Complex 213
10 The Liberation 253
11 Going to Brazil 270
12 On the way to Israel 290
13 Settling in the New Old Homeland 302
14 Building a Family 315
15 Active Retirement 335
16 Appendix 357
17 List of Jews in Sandz 360
18 Pictorial Chapter of Sandz 376


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