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Hope Is The Last To Die

Author : Halina Birenbaum
ISBN : 9781317468523
Genre : History
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This book is an important work in Holocaust literature and was originally published in Poland in 1967. Covering the years 1939-1945, it is the author's account of her experience growing up in the Warsaw ghetto and her eventual deportation to, imprisonment in, and survival of the Majdanek, Auschwitz, Ravensbruck, and Neustadt-Glewe camps. Since the old, the weak, and children were summarily executed by the Nazis in these camps, Mrs Birenbaum's survival and coming of age is all the more remarkable. Her story is told with simplicity and clarity and the new edition contains revisions made by the author to the original English translation, and is expanded with a new epilogue and postscripts that bring the story up to date and complete the circle of Mrs Birenbaum's experiences.

Jewish Topographies

Author : Anna Lipphardt
ISBN : 9781409487920
Genre : Social Science
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How have Jews experienced their environments and how have they engaged with specific places? How do Jewish spaces emerge, how are they contested, performed and used? With these questions in mind, this anthology focuses on the production of Jewish space and “lived Jewish spaces” and sheds light on their diversity, inter-connectedness and multi-dimensionality. By exploring historical and contemporary case studies from around the world, the essays collected here shift the temporal focus generally applied to Jewish civilization to a spatially oriented perspective. The reader encounters sites such as the gardens cultivated in the Ghettos during World War II, the Israeli development town of Netivot, Thornhill, an Orthodox suburb of Toronto, or new virtual sites of Jewish (Second) Life on the Internet, and learns about the Jewish landkentenish movement in Interwar Poland, the Jewish connection to the sea and the culinary landscapes of Russian Jews in New York. Employing an interdisciplinary approach, with a strong foothold in cultural history and cultural anthropology, this anthology introduces new methodological and conceptual approaches to the study of the spatial aspects of Jewish civilization.

Reference Guide To Holocaust Literature

Author : Thomas Riggs
ISBN : 1558624678
Genre : History
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Provides biographical and critical essays on 223 writers connected to or concerned with the Holocaust, as well as separate essays on 307 of their works.

Nazi War Criminals

Author : Earle Rice
ISBN : PSU:000033585307
Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
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Explores the lives of six Nazi war criminals and the roles they played in implementing the Final Solution to the Jewish Question.

Extermination Of Jews At The Majdanek Concentration Camp

Author : Tomasz Kranz
ISBN : 8392518705
Genre : Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
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The San Francisco Review

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ISBN : STANFORD:36105021777078
Genre : American literature
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Defiant Gardens

Author : Kenneth I. Helphand
ISBN : STANFORD:36105123303013
Genre : Gardening
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"Proving that gardens are far more than peaceful respites from the outside world, Defiant Gardens is a thought-provoking analysis of why people build and work in gardens. Helphand portrays the dramatic range of circumstances in which people have created gardens - as a means of nourishment, as a pursuit of beauty, and as an expression of hope. Informative and inspirational, this history of gardens during wartime documents how gardens have humanized landscapes and experience, even under the most dire conditions."--BOOK JACKET.

The Third Reich

Author : Earle Rice
ISBN : 156006630X
Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
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Describes the rise and fall of Nazi Germany and explores the philosophical, economic, and military principles on which it was based.

Program Of The Annual Meeting

Author : Organization of American Historians. Meeting
ISBN : UCSC:32106020343205
Genre : Historians
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Writer S Guide To Book Editors Publishers And Literary Agents 2001 2002

Author : Jeff Herman
ISBN : 0761522166
Genre : Authorship
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The classic reference guide for book authors has been completely revised and updated with the names and specific areas of interest of thousands of editors at over 500 book publishing houses.

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