LIBERATION OF DACHAU. V NOVÝ ŽIVOT. Dachau: May 1, 1945. No 1.
Lot 287
LIBERATION OF DACHAU.
V NOVÝ ŽIVOT. Dachau: May 1, 1945. No 1.
US$ 2,000 - 3,000
£1,600 - 2,400

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LIBERATION OF DACHAU.
V NOVÝ ŽIVOT. Dachau: May 1, 1945. No 1.
Single mimeographed page, 300 x 210 mm. Light chipping to corners. WITH: an unidentified sheet with illustrations depicting Nazi brutality to prisoners.

NEWS-SHEET PRINTED IN DACHAU TWO DAYS AFTER LIBERATION by a group of Czechoslavak political prisoners. Loosely translated, "We entered into a New Life on April 29, 1945 at 17:45 when the first Allied soldiers entered the concentration camp. / Almost the eve of May 1st—the symbol of our nation's freedom—the star of liberation twinkled to 1500 Czechoslovak political prisoners. Our life, chained by barbarian slave-drivers of Europe for six years, warmed up immediately in jubilancy and tears of passion and happiness, we hugged one another, because there were not enough words...."
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