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Title:
Jerusalem of Lithuania : the rise and fall of Jewish Vilnius : a personal perspective
Author:
Shneidman, N. N.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Oakville, ON ; Buffalo, NY : Mosaic Press, [1998]

©1998
Physical Description:
x, 188 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Language:
English
Personal Subject:
ISBN:
9780889626591
Format :
Book

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Central Library DS135.L52 V55695 1998 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks
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Summary

This book relates the story of growth and success, as well as devastation and annihilation, of a thriving Jewish community. It is an incredible account of personal survival placed within the context of the history of the city, and its Jewish population. It combines historical data, academic analysis, and autobiographical material, based on reminiscences and memoirs written during the war.


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