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Flee, Fight — or Hide? Bruno Bettleheim, Anne Frank & My Family

Flee, Fight — or Hide? Bruno Bettleheim, Anne Frank & My Family

Of the many discoveries I’ve made about my extended family lately, one of the most startling was that several relatives spent the war in an attic in Holland. According to the Yad Vashem site, Johannes van den Berg and his wife, Anna, hid 14 people in their home in the town of Velp, Gelderland. AmongContinue Reading