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Author Levin, Dov, 1925-2016.

Title The lesser of two evils : Eastern European Jewry under Soviet rule, 1939-1941 / Dov Levin ; translated by Naftali Greenwood ; with a foreword by Mordechai Altshuler
Published Philadelphia : Jewish Publication Society, 1995

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Description xx, 346 pages : illustrations, map ; 25 cm
Contents Foreword / Mordechai Altshuler -- 1. Historical Background -- 2. First Reactions -- 3. Identification and Integration -- 4. The Economy and Society -- 5. Education and Research Institutions -- 6. Cultural Life -- 7. Religious Life -- 8. Refugees in a Temporary Haven -- 9. Lithuania as a Gateway to the Free World -- 10. The Encounter with Soviet Jewry -- 11. Zionist Underground Activity -- 12. Exacting Justice with "Hostile" Elements -- 13. The German Invasion -- 14. Conclusion -- Implications of Sovietization on Jews Living in the Annexed Areas During the Nazi Invasion
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [304]-337) and index
Subject Jews -- Baltic States -- History -- 20th century.
Jews -- Bessarabia (Moldova and Ukraine) -- History -- 20th century.
Jews -- Poland -- History -- 20th century.
Jews -- Soviet Union -- History.
Europe, Eastern -- Ethnic relations.
USSR -- History -- 1939-1945.
LC no. 95018725
ISBN 0827605188
Other Titles Teḳufah ba-sograyim. English