How Did Vladek Survive The Holocaust

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“He stopped sawing. ‘Friends? Your friends?... If you lock them together in a room with no food for a week... ...Then you could see what it is, friends!’” After the war, everything had changed: from global economics to the individual people themselves. Vladek and his whole family--his wife, son, parents, siblings and friends--were victims, some survivors of the Holocaust. However Vladek was not only a survivor of the Holocaust, he was also a veteran of the war. Vladek was able to survive the war and the Holocaust because he was resourceful, and in turn created his luck for himself and the people around him. Example 1. As a prisoner of war Vladek knew German, and one of his fellow inmates wished to write to his family. However the Nazi guards
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