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Words to outlive us : voices from the Warsaw ghetto

Author: Michał Grynberg
Publisher: New York : Metropolitan Books, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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This book is the story of the Warsaw Ghetto told through twenty-eight never before published accounts. In the history of the Holocaust, the Warsaw Ghetto stands as the enduring symbol of Jewish suffering and heroism. This collective memoir, a mosaic of individual diaries, journals, and accounts, follows the fate of the Warsaw Jews from the first bombardments of the Polish capital to the razing of the Jewish  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Personal narratives
Personal narratives, Jewish
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Michał Grynberg
ISBN: 0805058338 9780805058338
OCLC Number: 48053868
Description: 493 p. : map ; 25 cm.
Contents: Life within the walls --
Ghetto institutions --
Roundups, selections, and deportations --
Passive and active resistance inside the ghetto --
On the other side of the walls --
Liberation.
Other Titles: Pamiętniki z getta warszawskiego.
Responsibility: edited by Michal Grynberg ; translated and with an introduction by Philip Boehm.
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