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New Book: A Polish Doctor in the Nazi Camps

A Polish Doctor in the Nazi Camps: My Mother’s Memories of Imprisonment, Immigration, and a Life Remade. Barbara Rylko-Bauer. University of Oklahoma Press, 2014. ISBN 978-0-8061-4431-3 (Hardcover, $26.95).
 
In this intimate ethnography, anthropologist Barbara Rylko-Bauer interweaves personal family narrative with history to present a daughter’s account of her Polish Catholic mother’s World War II experiences as a prisoner-doctor in Jewish slave labor camps in Nazi Germany.
Author: 
David Picard, Sonja Buchberger, eds.
Reviewer: 
Anastasiya Astapova

Astapova on Picard and Buchberger, 'Couchsurfing Cosmopolitanisms: Can Tourism Make a Better World?'

David Picard, Sonja Buchberger, eds. Couchsurfing Cosmopolitanisms: Can Tourism Make a Better World? Bielefeld: Transcript Verlag, 2013. 192 pp. EUR 25.80 (paper), ISBN 978-3-8376-2255-3.

Reviewed by Anastasiya Astapova (University of Tartu) Published on H-SAE (April, 2014) Commissioned by Michael B. Munnik

How Couchsurfing Succeeds. And Fails

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