Item description for L'Oreal Took My Home: The Secrets of a Theft by Serge Klarsfeld Monica Waitzfelder...
Behind one of the world's largest beauty and cosmetics companies lay some ugly secrets, which Monica Waitzfelder attempts to uncover in this compelling personal account.During World War II, as Jewish homes were beingseized one after another, the Rosenfelder family wasforced to flee the nation,leaving behind their jobs, their possessions, and their family home.After thefighting ended, the family discovered thatthey were unable to return to what had rightfully been their property; cosmetics giant L'Oreal had taken over the building and made it their head office. Refusing to recognize thebuilding's original owners, the corporation was brought to court by the Rosenfelder's young daughter, Monica, an ordeal that she chronicles in this honest, personal tale of one family's ongoing struggle to regain whatit lost during the war.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.5" Width: 5.8" Height: 1.2" Weight: 0.85 lbs.
Release Date Sep 1, 2007
Publisher Arcadia Books
ISBN 1905147112 ISBN13 9781905147113