Holocaust

Susanne (Sanne) Kalter DeWitt’s debut memoir is called “I Was Born in an Old Age Home.”

Two vivid memoirs of Holocaust survival from local authors

The books section is supported by a generous donation from Anne Germanacos. “I Was Born in an Old Age Home” is the catchy title of East Bay resident Susanne (Sanne) Kalter DeWitt’s debut memoir, resonant with multigenerational ties and implications. Her unusual story begins in 1934 in Munich, where her father, a physician, lost his livelihood when…
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