Khurbm: 19141922. Prelude to the Holocaust.

With the collapse of the Soviet Union and opening of Russian, Ukrainian, and Polish archives, the genocide of the Jewish people committed by the Russian Imperial Army during World War I is increasingly becoming a topic of books and scholarly research. The appreciation that this purposeful destruction was the prelude to the Holocaust is slowly but surely entering today's scholarship as well.

Illustrations1. What is going on?.................................................... 5 2. Keep on moving!..................................................... 9 3. Friends never give up on you................................. 13 4. You are not permitted to die at home.................... 17 5. The first cattle- cars................................................ 22 6. Smile, if you are driven by rape to madness.......... 26 7. Shelter exiles today for tomorrow it maybe you.... 30 8. In a synagogue on High Holidays......................... 35 9. Russia’s “ award” to its Jews for their service......... 40 10. Drive to the East.................................................. 44 11. The streets of Warsaw— a new home................. 48 12. Someone just cut a telegraph line....................... 52 13. Yom Kippur . . . a day of exile............................ 56 14. Move now or die!................................................. 61 15. Hostages no more................................................ 65 16. Run! The Russians are coming!........................... 69 17. Pogrom? . . . The boys are just having fun.......... 76 18. Pogrom . . . The morning after............................ 80 19. Where are you, mama?........................................ 87 20. Cold milk............................................................. 93 21. A bed in the fresh air.......................................... 101 22. The Cossacks are here!...................................... 108 23. Russia is losing the war to Germans? A big deal... we are winning the war against our Jews!.......... 117

Khurbm: 19141922. Prelude to the Holocaust. The Beginning.


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Front MatterCover Half Title Page Title Page CopyrightDedication List of Illusrations Maps Russian Poland 1914 Massacres and Pogroms May 5, 1915 TragedyContentsPrefaceAcknowledgmentsIntroductionAppendix Index Back Cover
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