Nebraska Authors

Milton Mendel Kleinberg

Born 1937 (POLAND)

Long time Omaha resident Milton Kleinberg survived World War II, being driven from Poland to Russia and enduring Russian labor camps and the internal deportation of Poles to the remote frontiers of the Soviet Union. He self-published a limited edition of Bread or Death in 2010 and the Institute for Holocaust Education helped him put together an expanded 2015 edition.

Places Lived

Omaha, NE

Author Of

  • Nonfiction


Holocaust Survivors; World War II; Memoirs and Autobiographies; Jewish Children in the Holocaust


Chairman and CEO of Senior Market Sales, Inc., an Omaha-based insurance marketing company


Bread or Death : Memories of my Childhood during and after the Holocaust. 2015.

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