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Once upon a time many years ago, the country of Germany lay under a spell cast by an evil sorcerer, Adolf Hitler…" Thus begins Omi and the Christmas Candles, a children's story about a family's survival during the Second World War. Distilled from several volumes of Eisiminger's notes and transcriptions of informal interviews with his wife's family, this book recalls nine remarkable Christmas celebrations.
Clemson University Digital Press
Omi and the Christmas Candles: A Tale of Nine Christmases during the Nazi Era, by Skip Eisiminger (Clemson, SC: Clemson University Digital Press, 2005). ISBN 0-977-1263-3-1