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Resistance : Jews and Christians who defied the Nazi Terror

Author: Nechama Tec
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, [2013] ©2013
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this careful study of Jewish and non-Jewish resistance during World War II, Holocaust scholar Tec Nechama argues that Jews were not passive or submissive in the face of German oppression, but that their efforts had different aims and expressions than those of their non-Jewish counterparts.
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Jan Karski
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Nechama Tec
ISBN: 9780199735419 0199735417
OCLC Number: 781680676
Description: 245 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Introduction: "at the edge of nowhere" --
Learning how to oppose --
The ghettos --
The forests --
The concentration camps --
The couriers --
The special case of Jan Karski --
Conclusion: "not alone."
Responsibility: Nechama Tec.
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