Steal a Pencil for Me – Love Letters from Camp, Bergen Belsen and Westerbork

Jaap and Ina Polak’s intimate love story is intertwined with their experiences during internment in two Nazi concentration camps. These disclosures, here in their original form, were written and sent clandestinely on whatever scraps of paper were available. These letters provide vivid images of daily concentration camp life and describe their growing love story based on tenacious hope and a powerful faith in the future. Translated from the Dutch.



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