WIESEL, ELIE (1928-2016)
SB: Signed Book: Memoir: All Rivers Run to the Sea. Doubleday 1995. Dedicated and signed first edition. Very good to fine. Not price clipped.
Romanian-born American writer, professor, political activist, Nobel laureate and Holocaust survivor.
Wiesel authored 57 books including Night a work based on his experiences as a Jewish prisoner in the Auschwitz and Buchenwald concentration camps. He was a professor of the humanities at Boston University, which created the Elie Wiesel Center for Jewish Studies in his honor. He helped to establish the US Holocaust Memorial Museum in Wash, DC. Awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1986.
NOTA BENE: This is one of several dozen books from the estate of the late President and Mrs. William R. Greiner, University at Buffalo. A portion of the proceeds from the sale of these books benefit the Division of Athletics which the Greiner’s dearly loved.