Before Their Time: A Memoir (Paperback)
in this memoir of his experiences as a teenage infantryman in the US Third Army during World War II, Kotlowitz brings to life the harrowing story of the massacre of his platoon in northeastern France, in which he--by playing dead--was the only one to survive. 208 pp. 15,000 print.
"From the Hardcover edition.
About the Author
Kotlowitz, a native of Baltimore and a graduate of Johns Hopkins, worked as Managing Editor of Harper's magazine and for more than two decates as Director of Programming and Broadcasting for WNET in New York.