This work was possibly written for a motion picture by Edith Levayne, possibly a screenplay writer.
The collection includes an original typescript with handwritten edits in ink. Divided into two books, this work tells the story of a Jewish family during the reign of Hitler in Germany. Book one recounts the family's history and their deprivation and suffering at the hands of the Nazis. Book two tells about the family's new life in New York, after fleeing Germany.