Salt to the Sea
ISBN: 0142423629
EAN13: 9780142423622
Language: English
Pages: 448
Dimensions: 1.00" H x 8.00" L x 5.00" W
Weight: 1.00 lbs.
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Penguin Books
Book Overview
#1 New York Times bestseller and winner of the Carnegie Medal A superlative novel . . . masterfully crafted.-- The Wall Street Journal Based on the forgotten tragedy that was six times deadlier than the Titanic .-- Time Winter 1945. WWII. Four refugees. Four stories. Each one born of a different homeland; each one hunted, and haunted, by tragedy, lies, war. As thousands desperately flock to the coast in the midst of a Soviet advance, four paths converge, vying for passage aboard the Wilhelm Gustloff , a ship that promises safety and freedom. But not all promises can be kept . . . This paperback edition includes book club questions and exclusive interviews with Wilhelm Gustloff survivors and experts.