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The Dentist of Auschwitz: A Memoir

The Dentist of Auschwitz In 1941 Berek Jakubowicz (now Benjamin Jacobs) was imprisoned by the Third Reich. His possession of a few dental tools and rudimentary skills saved his life. He spent a year and a half in Auschwitz where he was forced to remove gold teeth from corpses.

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Auschwitz (105)


Lesser Poland (155)


Poland (895)

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Tatra Mountains (7)
Carpathian Mountains (245)
Eastern Europe (2,710)