The name Saatz accompanied me through my childhood. In the days when I was still embarrassed by my father’s name, Heinz ‏(telling people he was called Zvi‏), and my mother’s name, Thea, Saatz too was a name from another world that I didn’t care to know anything about. The place-name Mahrisch Ostrau ‏(Moravska Ostrova in Czech‏) − my mother’s birthplace − and the name of the...