JANESVILLE

Ronald Berger will talk about his new book, “Children, Save Yourselves! One Family’s Story of Holocaust Survival,” at 6 p.m. Tuesday at Hedberg Public Library, 306 S. Main St.

Berger will tell the story of how his father and uncle survived the Holocaust in Nazi-occupied Poland during World War II. Berger’s father endured several concentration camps, including Auschwitz.

His uncle survived outside the camps by passing as a Catholic among anti-Semitic Poles.

A book sale and signing will follow the program, which is part of the library’s Local Experts Series.

Berger is professor emeritus of sociology at UW-Whitewater. He lives in McFarland.

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