Read e-book online Jewish Responses to Persecution: 1944–1946 (Documenting Life PDF

By Leah Wolfson

ISBN-10: 1442243368

ISBN-13: 9781442243361

With its particular mixture of fundamental assets and historic narrative, Jewish Responses to Persecution: 1944–1946, offers an immense new standpoint on Holocaust background. masking the ultimate yr of Nazi destruction and the instant postwar years, it strains the more and more pressing Jewish fight for survival, which integrated armed resistance and arranged break out makes an attempt. laying off mild at the own and public lives of Jews, this ebook presents compelling insights right into a wide variety of Jewish studies throughout the Holocaust. Jewish members and groups suffered via this devastating interval and mirrored at the Holocaust in a different way, counting on their nationality, own and communal histories and traditions, political opinions, monetary occasions, and different existence background. the wealthy spectrum of fundamental resource fabric amassed, together with letters, diary entries, pictures, transcripts of speeches and radio addresses, newspaper articles, drawings, and legit executive and institutional memos and reviews, makes this quantity a vital study device and curriculum companion.

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