Jewish Responses to Persecution : 1944-1946
By: Wolfson, Leah.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Documenting Life and Destruction: Holocaust Sources in Context: Publisher: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2015Description: 1 online resource (591 p.).ISBN: 9781442243378.Subject(s): Jews -- Germany -- History -- 1933-1945 | Jews -- Persecutions -- Europe, Eastern -- History -- 20th century | Jews -- Persecutions -- Germany -- History -- 19th century | Jews -- Persecutions -- Germany -- History -- 20th centuryGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Jewish Responses to Persecution : 1944-1946DDC classification: 940.531842 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents; Maps; Readers' Guide; Abbreviations; Introduction and Series Postscript; Part I; Chapter 1; Chapter 2; Chapter 3; Part II; Chapter 4; Chapter 5; Chapter 6; Part III; Chapter 7; Chapter 8; Chapter 9; Part IV; Chapter 10; Chapter 11; Chapter 12; List of Documents; Bibliography; Glossary; Chronology; Index; About the Author
With its unique combination of primary sources and historical narrative, this book provides an important new perspective on Holocaust history. Covering the final year of Nazi destruction and the immediate postwar years, it traces the increasingly urgent Jewish struggle for survival, which included armed resistance and organized escape attempts. Shedding light on both the personal and public lives of Jews through letters, diaries, photographs, drawings, speeches, newspapers, and government documents, this book provides compelling insights into a wide range of Jewish experiences during the Holoc
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