Hard to imagine this happening but it is a true story.
I cannot urge readers enough to go out and buy this book - it may be upsetting to read, but one should know what happened at this time in history.
With that being said, I do believe that the author does too much perhapsing and it makes it seem as if the author is doing it just to add drama.
Quite an enlightening book. Hard to imagine this happening but it is a true story. I did enjoy reading it even if the subject was a difficult one. Felt so badly for the women.Published 15 days ago by Susan N.
Bodies and Souls is an interesting combination of personal reporting/travelogue and straight history focusing on Jewish prostitution in South America. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Another Bookworm
This is an interesting, history read. It is not well written as literature but the information is facinating and worthwhile to read. Read morePublished on March 7, 2010 by bunnie
I think the author did an excellent job with telling the story of those who can no longer (if they were ever able to) speak for themselves. Read morePublished on July 29, 2009 by J. Maharisi
The subject matter of this book was very enticing but I found it a bit hard to get into. I thought perhaps there would be more of a "story" to this book rather than a documentary. Read morePublished on November 9, 2006 by Barbara Schiffman
A most fascinating book about young Jewish women from the shtetls of Eastern Europe lured away from their homes with the
promise of a better life in "America," America... Read more