Paperback The pianist : the extraordinary story of one man's survival in Warsaw 1939-45 / Wladyslaw Szpilman ; with extracts from the diary of Wilm Hosenfeld ; foreword by Andrzej Szpilman ; epilogue by Wolf Biermann ; translated by Anthea Bell.
Publication year: 2002
Publisher: London : Phoenix,
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9780753814055 (pbk.) : 0753814056 (pbk.) :
This translation originally published: London: Victor Gollancz, 1999.
Wladyslaw Szpilman was a young Jewish pianist who managed to stay alive throughout WW2. Immediately afterwards he wrote this moving account. Today, Szpilman is an internationally renowned classical pianist.
Translated from the Polish.
Original title: Smierc miasta. English
222 p.,  p. of plates : facsim., ports. ; 20 cm.