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Social Science Jewish Studies

If Home is Not Here

by (author) Max Bornstein

The Azrieli Foundation
Initial publish date
Sep 2012
Jewish Studies, 20th Century, Historical
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Not quite two when he immigrated to Canada, Max Bornstein returned to Europe in 1933, the year that Adolf Hitler came to power. Barely surviving as a stateless refugee in 1930s Paris, he escaped France when it fell to the Nazis only to be interned in a Spanish concentration camp.

About the author

Max Bornstein was born on November 12, 1921, in Warsaw, Poland. After the war, he arrived back on Canadian soil on June 25, 1947. Max and his wife, Min, were married for more than sixty years. Min passed away in 2010; Max Bornstein passed away in 2015.

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