Jewish Responses to Persecution: 1942-1943 (Documenting Life and Destruction: Holocaust Sources in Context v.4)

Jewish Responses to Persecution: 1942-1943 (Documenting Life and Destruction: Holocaust Sources in Context v.4)

By: Emil Kerenji (author)Hardback

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With its unique combination of primary sources and historical narrative, this volume offers an important perspective on the peak years of the Nazi "Final Solution," when the Jewish struggle for survival became increasingly desperate. The rich set of documents captures the cultural, political, and economic diversity of European Jewry under assault.

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About Author

Emil Kerenji is an applied research scholar at the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies of the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.

Contents

Introduction: The Peak of the Holocaust Part I: Facing the "Final Solution" (Fall 1942-Spring 1943) Chapter 1: The Impact of the Summer Deportations of 1942: From Warsaw to the West Chapter 2: The Camp Universe Chapter 3: Living and Working in the Remaining Ghettos Part II: Responses in the Killing Zone (Fall 1942-Fall 1943) Chapter 4: Hiding and Rescue Chapter 5: Armed Resistance in Ghettos Chapter 6: Fighting Outside Ghettos Part III: The War Tide Turns (Spring 1943-Late 1943) Chapter 7: Beyond Direct German Reach Chapter 8: The Collapse of Fascist Italy Chapter 9: Free Jewries: Outside Hitler's Orbit Part IV: The Varieties of Jewish Experience Chapter 10: The Hungarian Holocaust Chapter 11: Jewish Experiences in Extreme Times Chapter 12: Religion and the Holocaust

Product Details

  • publication date: 10/10/2014
  • ISBN13: 9781442236264
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 598
  • ID: 9781442236264
  • weight: 1062
  • ISBN10: 1442236264

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