An ilustration from Alisa Ehrman Shek's ghetto diary. Beit Theresienstadt museum/Shek family

The Teenage Girl Who Documented the Last Days of Theresienstadt

Alisa Ehrmann Shek was 17 when she kept a diary chronicling what proved to be the last six months of the Terezin ghetto. Now a crowdfunding project seeks to bring her journal to a wider audience.

Israeli crowdfunding site Headstart added an unusual project last month: An appeal to raise 20,000 shekels ($5,180) to publish the diary of a teenage girl who chronicled the last days of the Theresienstadt...

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