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The Holocaust in the Soviet Union

Author: Yitzhak Arad
Publisher: Lincoln, Nebraska : University of Nebraska Press, 2013.
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Presents the most complete account to date of Soviet Jews during World War II and the Holocaust (1941-45). Reports, records, documents, and research previously unavailable in English enable Yitzhak  Read more...


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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Yitzhak Arad
ISBN: 9780803222700 080322270X
OCLC Number: 1100437327
Description: 1 online resource : maps (black and white)
Contents: ContentsList of Tables Preface Part 1. The Jews of Russia and the Soviet Union before World War II 1. Jews in Czarist Russia 2. Jews in the USSR and in the Annexed Territories between the Two World Wars Part 2. The Impact of Political and Military Developments on the Jews ofEastern Europe, September 1, 1939, to June 22, 19413. German-Soviet Relations and Geopolitical Changes in Eastern Europe 4. The Jews in the Soviet Annexed Territories 5. Preparations in Germany for the Attack on the Soviet Union and the Annihilation of the Jews Part 3. The German Attack on the Soviet Union6. Invasion under the Slogan "War on Judeo-Bolshevism" 7. Evacuation of the Soviet Population: Jews in Organized and Individual Evacuation 8. Anti-Jewish Pogroms during the Early Days of Occupation 9. The German Administration in the Occupied Territories and Its Anti-Jewish Policy Part 4. Mass Murder, First Stage: June 22, 1941, to Winter 19414210. Einsatzgruppen Routes of Advance and Method of Extermination 11. Reichskommissariat Ostland: Ghettos and Extermination 12. Reichskommissariat Ukraine: Ghettos and Extermination 13. Military Administration Areas: Ghettos and Extermination 14. Extermination of the Jews of Crimea 15. The German Army from "Freedom of Action" for the Einsatzgruppen to Active Collaboration in the Murders 16. Persecution of the Jews in District Galicia 17. Romania and Transnistria: Expulsion and Mass Murder Part 5. Mass Murder, Second Stage: From Spring to Late 194218. The Killing Actions in Ostland and the Grodno-Volkovysk Region (Generalbezirk Bialystok) 19. Annihilation in Reichskommissariat Ukraine 20. Mass Murder in District Galicia: Operation Reinhard 21. Annihilation in Areas under Military Administration 22. Transnistria: Life in the Shadow of Death Part 6. Mass Murder, Third Stage: From Early 1943 until the End of German Occupation23. Liquidation of the Last Ghettos in Reichskommissariat Ostland 24. Liquidation of the Last Ghettos in Reichskommissariat Ukraine 25. Survival in Transnistria 26. Action 1005 Part 7. The Murder of Specific Jewish Groups27. The Murder of Mixed Marriages, Their Offspring, and Jewish Children in Boardinghouses 28. The Murder of Jewish Prisoners of War 29. Extermination in Ostland of Jews from the Third Reich Part 8. The Robbery of Jewish Property and Cultural Values30. Confiscation and Plunder 31. The Pillage of Cultural Assets Part 9. Non-Jewish Society and Its Reaction to the Genocide of the Jews32. The Local Population 33. The Righteous among the Nations 34. Attitudes of the Churches and Clergy toward the German Administration and Its Anti-Jewish Policy Part 10. The Jews in Their Struggle for Life and in Armed Resistance35. The Individual, the Public, and Jewish Councils in a Battle for Survival 36. The Jewish Armed Underground in the Ghettos 37. The Jews in Forests and the Partisan Movement 38. Blood Account: Casualties and Survivors Conclusion Epilogue: The Holocaust and Soviet Governing Authorities Notes Bibliography Index
Responsibility: Yitzhak Arad ; translated by Ora Cummings.


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"Yitzhak Arad has produced a notable work that is particularly valuable for its comprehensive documentation of Nazi crimes over a large geographic area."-Waitman W. Beorn, Holocaust and Genocide Read more...

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