Blessed is the Match: The Story...

This book is a classic account of Jewish tragedy, faith, hope, and triumph. Published originally in 1947, it is one of the first works to deal with the horrors and the heroism of the Holocaust years.

ContentsIntroduction vii I. UD 1 II. THE PARACHUTISTS FROM PALESTINE 11 1. The Mission 13 2. “ Blessed Is the Match” 22 3. Behind the Lines with Tito 33 4. In a Hungarian Prison 43 5. Resistance in Budapest 55 6. A Shepherd in Rumania 65 7. What Did They Achieve? 73 III. THE UNDERGROUND NETWORK 77 1. The Office in Istanbul 79 2. Eichmann Makes an Offer 91 3. Negotiations with Wislitzeni 100 4. Eichmann’s Last Offer: “ Goods for Blood” 110 IV. THE GHETTO BATTLE 131 1. The Witnesses 133 2. Why They Went: Hopelessness and Hope 147

Blessed is the Match: The Story of Jewish Resistance


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FRONT MATTEREpigraphTitle PageCopyright PageContentsIntroductionI. UDII. THE PARACHUTISTS FROM PALESTINE1. The Mission2. Blessed Is the Match3. Behind the Lines with Tito4. In a Hungarian Prison5. Resistance in Budapest6. A Shepherd in Rumania7. What Did They Achieve?III. THE UNDERGROUND NETWORK1. The Office in Istanbul2. Eichmann Makes an Offer3. Negotiations with Wislitzeni4. Eichmann's Last Offer: Goods for BloodIV. THE GHETTO BATTLE1. The Witnesses2. Why They Went: Hopelessness and Hope3. The Struggle of the Spirit: To Live With Honor4. The Youth Groups Prepare: To Die With Honor5. The Last Stand: The Jewish Fighting Organization6. The Indictment7. Understand It HumanlyV. JEWISH PARTISANS IN EASTERN EUROPE1. The Woodmen2. In Vilna: The United Partisans3. Jerusalem in White RussiaVI. IN WESTERN EUROPE1. In Holland It Was Different2. Rescue Is Resistance3. FranceService des Jeunes4. The Jewish MaquisVII. RESISTANCE IN PALESTINE1. Haganah: A People's Army2. The Poetry of Action3. Haapalah: Illegal Immigration4. The Blood Be on Your Head5. The Seventh CityEpilogue: 1976
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