Contributor biographical information for To our children : memoirs of displacement : a Jewish journey of hope and survival in twentieth-century Poland and beyond / Wlodzimierz Szer ; translated from the Polish by Bronislawa Karst.


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Włodzimierz Szer was a Professor of Biochemistry at NYU, who authored 170 papers, educated generations of students, and raised a family. He spoke several languages fluently and flawlessly, including Polish, English, Yiddish, and Russian. He loved chess, travel, good company, food, and a drink. He was politically astute, deeply well-informed, and a wonderful storyteller


Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Szer, W±odzimierz, -- 1924-2013.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Poland -- Personal narratives.
Jews -- Poland -- History -- 20th century.