Eli's Promise

Eli's Promise

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1939: Eli Rosen lives with his wife Esther and their young son in the Polish town of Lublin, where his family owns a construction company. As a consequence of the Nazi occupation, Eli's company is Aryanized, appropriated and transferred to Maximilian Poleski-an unprincipled profiteer who peddles favors to Lublin's subjugated residents. An uneasy alliance is formed; Poleski will keep the Rosen family safe if Eli will manage the business. Will Poleski honor his promise or will their relationship end in betrayal and tragedy? 1946: Eli resides with his son in a displaced persons camp in Allied-occupied Germany hoping for a visa to America. His wife has been missing since the war. One man is sneaking around the camps selling illegal visas; might he know what has happened to her? 1965: Eli rents a room in Albany Park, Chicago. He is on a mission. With patience, cunning, and relentless focus, he navigates unfamiliar streets and dangerous political backrooms, searching for the truth."-- Provided by publisher.
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2020
Edition: First edition
Branch Call Number: FICTION BAL
Characteristics: 343 pages ; 25 cm
ISBN: 9781250271464
1250271460

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GrandmaTate
Dec 21, 2020

I would like to listen to this book - may we get an audiobook?

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