A History Of Fear

Creator: Karl Peter Smith
Age rating: 13 and older
A child's wish melds the soul of a kind-hearted simpleton to a TOY BEAR. An original take on the GOLEM OF PRAGUE fairytale. A dormant spirit harbors for three generations in the hands of a loving Jewish community... rising in time of need.
Synopsis: A child's wish melds the soul of a kind-hearted simpleton to a toy BEAR. Secret for three generations the GUARDIAN wakes in time of need. Surviving the sinking of the TITANIC the BEAR passes into the hands of the JEWISH community. Aboard the rescue ship CARPATHIA it travels on to the gas chambers of AUSCHWITZ. The BEAR brings with it A HISTORY OF FEAR.

RAYA BAUMMANN (97 year old narrator) tells the tale from when she was a child.

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