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Title Jewish histories of the Holocaust : new transnational approaches / edited by Norman J.W. Goda
Published New York ; Oxford : Berghahn Books, 2014
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Series Making sense of history ; Volume 19
Making sense of history ; v. 19
Contents Machine generated contents note: pt. I Theoretical Overviews -- ch. 1 The Jewish Dimension of the Holocaust in Dire Straits? Current Challenges of Interpretation and Scope / Dan Michman -- ch. 2 The Holocaust as a Regional History: Explaining the Bloodlands / Timothy Snyder -- pt. II New Approaches to Jewish Leadership -- ch. 3 An Overwhelming Presence: Reflections on Mordechai Chaim Rumkowski and His Place in Our Understanding of the Lodz Ghetto / J. Gordon Horwitz -- ch. 4 Similarity and Differences: A Comparative Study between the Ghettos in Bialystok and Kielce / Sara Bender -- pt. III Documentation, Testimony, and Experience -- ch. 5 Diaries Testimonies, and Jewish Histories of the Holocaust / Alexandra Garbarini -- ch. 6 The Voice of Your Brother's Blood: Reconstructing Genocide on the Local Level / Omer Bartov -- ch. 7 "If He Knows to Make a Child ... ": Memories of Birth and Baby-Killing in Deferred Jewish Testimony Narratives / R. Sara Horowitz
Note continued: ch. 8 "Why Didn't They Mow Us Down Right Away?" The Death-March Experience in Survivors' Testimonies and Memoirs / Daniel Blatman -- pt. IV Rethinking Self-Help and Resistance -- ch. 9 Documenting Catastrophe: The Ringelblum Archive and the Warsaw Ghetto / Samuel Kassow -- ch. 10 Integrating Self-Help into the History of Jewish Survival in Western Europe / Bob Moore -- ch. 11 Jewish Communists in France During World War II: Resistance and Identity / Renee Poznanski -- ch. 12 Freedom and Death: The Jews and the Greek Andartiko / Steven Bowman -- pt. V Aftermath: Politics, Aesthetics, and Memory -- ch. 13 Contested Memory: A Story of a Kapo in Auschwitz -- History, Memory, and Politics / Tuvia Friling -- ch. 14 Pressure Groups versus the American and British Administrations during and after World War II / J. Arieh Kochavi -- ch. 15 Traveling to Germany and Poland: Toward a Textual Montage of Jewish Emotions after the Holocaust / Michael Meng
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 286-294) and index
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Subject Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Personal narratives -- History and criticism.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Historiography.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Influence.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Jewish resistance.
Genre/Form Personal narratives.
Form Electronic book
Author Bartov, Omer. Voice of your brother's blood : biography of the town of Buczacz
Goda, Norman J. W., 1961- editor
ISBN 1782384421 (electronic bk.)
9781782384427 (electronic bk.)