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This story was fascinating and I couldn't put it down. I sometimes like to ask myself how would I have gone about surviving in that time period, and I might have done the same as... Read morePublished 3 months ago by Lori
Well written and should be a must reading for all students with emphasis
on those who don't have time to register and Vote. Read more
This is the story of a young Jewish boy named Cioma Schonhaus, a world class forger who hid out from the Nazi's, eventually escaping to Switzerland in 1943. Read morePublished 18 months ago by dep
i was rather disappointed in this book. it sounded really exciting, and i thought hmmm.....but alas, it was a bit of a drag. the style in which it was written was a bit boring. Read morePublished on June 2, 2012 by A. M. Bedard
For the price it's a 4 star. If it was a $10-$20 book I'd say 3 stars. Quite interesting to read although it doesnt take you to the deeper level where you really connect w/the... Read morePublished on February 23, 2011 by Cate
The Forger is a very unusual and unique story from WW2. The author managed to survive the Holocaust using his wits and document forging skills, aided by an almost reckless courage... Read morePublished on August 29, 2010 by lancewanker
When we exclaim that truth is stranger than fiction, it certainly is true in the book entitled The Forger, by Cioma Schonhaus. Read morePublished on March 17, 2009 by Midwest Book Review
A combination of a biography of a real life art forger, and detailed description of the art (?) of art forgery. Interesting for art fans.Published on February 13, 2009 by William R. Green
Holocaust memoirs are big business and range from the highly erudite, acute and sentient observations of a "favored Jew" (Victor Klemperer), the exquisitely dangerous role of an... Read morePublished on June 6, 2008 by Keith A. Comess