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Author Grabowski, Jan, 1962-

Title Hunt for the Jews : betrayal and murder in German-occupied Poland / Jan Grabowski
Published Bloomington, Ind. : Indiana University Press, 2013
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 303 pages :) : illustrations
Contents Dąbrowa Tarnowska -- Jews and Poles in Dąbrowa Tarnowska before 1939 -- First years of occupation -- The destruction of Dąbrowa Tarnowska -- Judenjagd: hunt for the Jews -- Rural society and the Jews in hiding -- In the Dulcza forest -- The German police -- The Polish "blue" police -- The Baudienst -- The last months of war -- Different kinds of help -- The Righteous
Summary Judenjagd, hunt for the Jews, was the German term for the organized searches for Jews who, having survived ghetto liquidations and deportations to death camps in Poland in 1942, attempted to hide ""on the Aryan side."" Jan Grabowski's penetrating microhistory tells the story of the Judenjagd in Dabrowa Tarnowska, a rural county in southeastern Poland, where the majority of the Jews in hiding perished as a consequence of betrayal by their Polish neighbors. Drawing on materials from Polish, Jewish, and German sources created during and after the war, Grabowski documents the involvement of the
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Translated from the Polish
Subject Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Poland -- Dąbrowa Tarnowska (Powiat)
Jews -- Poland -- Dąbrowa Tarnowska (Powiat) -- History -- 20th century.
Dąbrowa Tarnowska (Poland : Powiat) -- History.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2013012259
ISBN 025301087X (electronic bk.)
9780253010872 (electronic bk.)
(cl ; alk. paper)
Other Titles Judenjagd. English