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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.

Different Voices: Women and the Holocaust

Rittner, Carol; Roth, John

ISBN: 155778504x

Neither before, during, nor after the Holocaust have women been silent about the experiences that left them forever marked by the "Final Solution." Here are 28 selections brought together to intensify an awareness of the depths of the Holocaust's tragedy.

The End of the Holocaust

Rosenfeld, Alvin

ISBN: 0253356431

Explores how the proliferation of materials (books, films, memorials, commemorations, etc.) related to the Holocaust has resulted in a diminution of its meaning. Warns about the possible consequences of "the end of the Holocaust" in public consciousness.

Holocaust Literature: A History and Guide

Roskies, David G.; Diamant, Naomi

ISBN: 1611683572

Roskies and Diamant surveyed Holocaust literature discussing its evolution through all genres and languages. The result is a comprehensive list of Holocaust literature demonstrating the range of writings after the war.

ISBN: 0786720581

In this memoir, Schonhaus relives his life on the run in wartime Berlin. He forged life-saving passes and papers for those fleeing Nazi oppression. Although a Jew himself, Schonhaus would enjoy Berlin when he was not forging papers.

ISBN: 1580233759

Rabbi Schulweis challenges readers to use their conscience to examine their obedience and disobedience in relation to moral matters.

The Long Voyage

Semprun, Jorge

ISBN: 158567639X

An autobiographical narrative of Semprun's experience being transported in a cattle car to Buchenwald.

ISBN: 0465002399

Examines the mass killings perpetrated by the Nazi and Stalinist regimes in the 1930s and 1940s.

ISBN: 0307959678

Stangneth showes that Adolf Eichmann was “clearly someone who was out to ‘create’ a verdict rather than reach one.”

ISBN: 0199576866

Examines how Nazi war criminals escaped from justice at the end of World War II. Specifically, it examines the role played by the Red Cross, the Vatican, and the Secret Services of the major powers in these escapes.

Kristallnacht 1938

Steinweis, Alan

ISBN: 0674036239

In this book Steinweis discusses the causes and events of Kristallnacht.

ISBN: 0195075951

The author, a Holocaust survivor, tells the history of the largest armed rescue operation of Jews by Jews during the Holocaust. She describes a forest community in western Belorussia of 1,200 Jews, who were led by peasant-turned-partisan Tuvia Bielski.

ISBN: 0195035003

This story recounts the survival of Tec's family during the Holocaust.

ISBN: 0300093551

Tec compares the wartime experiences of women and men. Distinct coping strategies and the fate of each sex are discussed. Various Holocaust settings are analyzed: German occupation, ghettos, concentration and death camps, underground movements, the illegal Christian world and the forests.

ISBN: 0199735417

An in-depth look at both Jewish and non Jewish resistance during WWII.

ISBN: 0195051947

Tec attempts to describe those men and women who risked their lives to save Jews during the Holocaust. The author examines sociological patterns, class relations, religious similarities as well as other factors.

ISBN: 0823244490

Witnessing Witnessing explores how we receive and use Holocaust testimony.

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