Sheila Fitzpatrick - "Mischka's War" - David Bevington

Sheila Fitzpatrick - "Mischka's War" - David Bevington

Historian Sheila Fitzpatrick tells the story of her late husband, physicist Michael Danos, as a displaced person from Riga in Germany in the 1940s. She will be joined in conversation by David Bevington.

At the Co-op.

About the book: In 1943, 22-year-old Latvian Mischka Danos chanced on a terrible sight - a pit filled with the bodies of Jews killed by the occupying Germans. A few months later, escaping conscription into the Waffen-SS in Riga, Mischka entered Hitler's Reich itself on a ...

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8 attendees (None invited)

Venue

The Seminary Co-op Bookstores
5751 S Woodlawn Ave