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Author Wolfson, Leah, author

Title Jewish responses to persecution. Volume V, 1944-1946 / Leah Wolfson
Published Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, 2015


Description 1 online resource : illustrations, maps
Series Documenting life and destruction: Holocaust sources in context
Documenting life and destruction.
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
Summary 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
Notes "In association with the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (Ebsco, viewed July 17, 2015)
Subject Jews -- Germany -- History -- 1933-1945.
Jews -- Persecutions -- Germany -- History -- 20th century
Jews -- Persecutions -- Europe, Eastern -- History -- 20th century
Jews -- Germany -- Social conditions -- 20th century
Jews -- Europe, Eastern -- Social conditions -- 20th century
Antisemitism -- Germany -- History -- 20th century
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
HISTORY -- Europe -- Western.
Ethnic relations
Jews -- Persecutions
Jews -- Social conditions
SUBJECT Germany -- Ethnic relations -- History -- 20th century
Europe, Eastern -- Ethnic relations -- History -- 20th century
Subject Eastern Europe
Genre/Form History
Form Electronic book
Author United States Holocaust Memorial Council.
ISBN 9781442243378