In 1941, Blima Weisstuch was a young Jewish woman going about her
life in a city in Poland.
She paid no heed to the stories about a man named Adolf Hitler,
his Nazi Party, and their plan for a world that did not include
But almost overnight her ordinary life was gone, replaced by a
nightmare world of terror and death. Millions of people
disappeared into the horror of the Holocaust. But Blima's story
survives. It is told here by her daughter, Shirley Russak