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Welcome to the JFR Bookstore. We have created it in association with in order to offer you easy access to some of the most important books about rescue and the Holocaust in general. By ordering books through our bookstore you are helping to support the work of The Jewish Foundation for the Righteous.

ISBN: 0393070190

In this book Browning examines the experiences of Jewish prisoners and the policies of Nazi officers based on testimonies from survivors of the Starachowice slave-labor camp.

ISBN: 0553807277

A revisionist history of the Warsaw Ghetto uprising of April - May 1943.

ISBN: 0807825166

Bukey examines popular opinion in Hitler's native country after the Anschluss (annexation) of 1938. He uses evidence gathered in Europe and the United States to dissect the reactions, views, and conduct of disparate political and social groups.

ISBN: 1137388390

Over three days in November 1941, in Sosenki Forest outside the city of Rovno, Ukraine, German death squads supported by local collaborationists murdered some 23,500 Jewish men, women, and children. Often remembered as "the second Babi Yar," the massacre was one of nearly a hundred similar German-sponsored, large-scale, anti-Jewish killing operations perpetrated in Soviet zones during the early months of World War II on the Eastern Front.

Reading the Holocaust

Clendinnen, Inga

ISBN: 0521645972

Clendinnen explores the experience of the Holocaust from both the victims' and the perpetrators' point of view. She focuses on the actions of the murderers in the police battalions and among the SS in the camps, and considers how the Holocaust has been portrayed in poetry, fiction, and film.

ISBN: 0813539536

Cohen presents comprehensive scholarship on the experience of the American Jewish survivor in the immediate postwar years.

ISBN: 0300188544

An insightful new study that develops the theme of Jewish annihiliation as necessary to the Nazi myth of genesis.

ISBN: 0521888255

Dean examines the seizure of Jewish property by the Nazis and their collaborators throughout Nazi-occupied Europe within the context of the Holocaust.

ISBN: 023060172

Father Desbois chronicles his search for the mass graves of Ukrainian Jews murdered in the Holocaust.

Writing the Holocaust

Dreyfuss, Jean-Marc and Daniel Langton

ISBN: 0340991895

Provides an overview of the key themes and theoretical developments that inform the nature of historical writing on the Holocaust.

ISBN: 0195027035

De Pres studies the lives of Holocaust survivors to understand the conditions and spirit that enabled some to survive.

Jacob’s Rescue: A Holocaust Story

Drucker, Malka; Helperin, Michael

ISBN: 0440409659

This is the story of Jacob, a Jewish boy in Poland who moves in with a Christian family in 1941 after the Jews of Warsaw are forced to relocate from their homes into the newly established ghetto. Jacob must pretend he is their son, pass as a Christian and keep from getting caught.

A Boy in Terezin: The Private Diary of Pavel Weiner, April 1944-April 1945

Dwork, Debórah (Introduction and Notes); Weiner, Pavel (Author, Translator); Weiner, Karen (Editor)

ISBN: 0810127792

Covers a year of the life of Pavel Weiner, a Czech Jewish boy, in the Theresienstadt transit camp in Terezin.

ISBN: 0300054475

Dwork details the history of children who were affected by the Holocaust. Dwork bases her studies on oral histories, archival records, and letters and diaries of children who were in hiding, in transit camps, ghettos, forced labor camps, or killing centers.


Dwork, Debórah; van Pelt, Robert Jan

ISBN: 039331684x

No symbol of the Holocaust is more profound than Auschwitz. How could such an ordinary town become a site of such terror? Who conceived, created, and constructed the camp? This text reveals how an unremarkable Polish village was transformed into a killing field. Includes 200 photographs & architectural plans.

Flight from the Reich: Refugee Jews, 1933-1946

Dwork, Debórah; van Pelt, Robert Jan

ISBN: 0393062295

Dwork and van Pelt trace Jewish emigration and refugee policy from the beginning of the Third Reich through the creation of displaced persons camps.

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