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Hidden history of the Kovno Ghetto

Author: Dennis B Klein; United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.
Publisher: Boston : Little, Brown and Co., ©1997.
Series: A Bullfinch Press book
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"Hidden History of the Kovno Ghetto brings together unique materials from Lithuania, Israel, and the United States to present a compelling and unforgettable view of Jewish life, loss, survival, and defiance during the Holocaust." "This visual and documentary record is introduced by two essays that describe the German assault on Lithuania's Jewry and the Kovno Jews' resilient yet ultimately futile efforts to devise a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Exhibition catalogs
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dennis B Klein; United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.
ISBN: 0821224573 9780821224571 0821225308 9780821225301
OCLC Number: 38044607
Notes: "A Bullfinch Press book."
Published on the occasion of the exhibition Hidden history of the Kovno Ghetto, held at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, Washington, D.C., Nov. 21, 1997-Oct. 3, 1999.
Description: 255 pages : illustrations ; 31 cm.
Series Title: A Bullfinch Press book
Responsibility: United States Holocaust Memorial Museum ; general editor, Dennis B. Klein.

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In summer 1941, killing squads accompanied the German army's sweep through the Baltic states, murdering thousands of Jews. In Kovno, Lithuania, four fifths of the 37,000 Jews were spared and herded  Read more...

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