The narrative is lean which only serves to enhance the amazing story he tells.
This is a gripping and very moving real-life story with wonderful lead characters who reveal the incredible resourcefulness and resilience of the human spirit.
Everyone needs to read this book and take inspiration from it, especially the younger generations who cannot quite believe that this could be "real".
"In Israel, in order to be a realist, you must believe in miracles." -David Ben-Gurion
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