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- Gefen Publishing House 2014; US$ 9.99
When veteran broadcaster Sara Manobla represented Israel at an international conference of journalists in Moscow in 1977, little did she realize that her contact with the Jews of the Soviet Union would become the start of her own voyage of self-discovery. Her commitment to the cause of the refuseniks and her involvement with them once the gates of... more...
- Michigan State University Press 2006; US$ 47.95
During the past several decades, the twentieth century Holocaust has become a defining event in many histories. This new found respect for the Judeocide has been cathartic for both individuals and communities, in that it provides evidence that audiences around the world are rethinking the significance of the World War II narratives of bystanders,... more...
- Skyhorse Publishing 2015; US$ 14.99
The memoirs of a man who saved thousands from the Nazi death camps. Although not as well-known as Raoul Wallenberg, Valdemar Langlet was the savior of thousands of Jews in Budapest in the last two years of World War II. Entirely without the permission or the financial support of the Swedish Red Cross, he issued so-called Letters of Protection,?... more...
- Potomac Books 2011; US$ 27.50
Syrian immigrant Moussa Abadi was only 33, and his future wife, Odette Rosenstock, 28, when they found themselves trapped in Nazi-occupied France. This young Jewish couple?he a graduate student in theater, and she a doctor?was poor but resolute. Risking their own lives and relying on false papers, the Abadis hid Jewish children in Catholic schools... more...
- Potomac Books 2012; US$ 29.95
Needle in the Bone tells the astonishing stories of Holocaust survivor Lou Frydman and former Polish resistance fighter Jarek Piekalkiewicz. As mere teenagers during World War II, the two men defied daunting odds, lost everything and nearly everyone in the war, and yet summoned the courage to start new lives in the United States. Captured by the... more...
- Hamburger Edition HIS 2015; Not Available
»Kriminalität« und »Recht« in nationalsozialistischen Ghettos - ein Thema, das auf den ersten Blick vielleicht verblüfft, sah man doch das Leben der von den Deutschen verfolgten und schließlich mehrheitlich ermordeten Juden Europas eher in einem rechtsfreien Raum der absoluten Willkür angesiedelt, der alle Rechtsvorstellungen ad absurdum führte. Und... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2015; US$ 100.00
This volume focuses on the impact of the Armenian Genocide on different academic disciplines at the crossroads of the centennial commemorations of the Genocide. Its interdisciplinary nature offers the opportunity to analyze the Genocide from different angles using the lens of several fields of study. more...
- Rutgers University Press 2015; US$ 29.95
Oren Baruch Stier traces the lives and afterlives of certain remnants of the Holocaust and their ongoing impact. He shows how and why four icons?an object, a phrase, a person, and a number?have come to stand in for the Holocaust: where they came from and how they have been used and reproduced; how they are presently at risk from a variety of threats... more...
- Indiana University Press 2005; US$ 31.95
How can a fictional text adequately or meaningfully represent the events of the Holocaust? Drawing on philosopher Stanley Cavell's ideas about "acknowledgment" as a respectful attentiveness to the world, Emily Miller Budick develops a penetrating philosophical analysis of major works by ... more...