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Remembering survival : inside a Nazi slave-labor camp, Christopher R. Browning

Label
Remembering survival : inside a Nazi slave-labor camp
Title
Remembering survival
Title remainder
inside a Nazi slave-labor camp
Statement of responsibility
Christopher R. Browning
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Draws on the testimony of survivors of the Holocaust-era Starachowice slave-labor camps to examine the Jewish prisoners' fight for survival through a succession of brutal Nazi camp regimes
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Browning, Christopher R
Dewey number
940.53/1853845
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
D805.P7
LC item number
B76 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Forced labor
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
  • Jews
  • Nazis
  • Wierzbnik (Starachowice, Poland)
  • Starachowice (Poland)
  • Holocaust survivors
  • Wierzbnik (Starachowice, Poland)
  • Starachowice (Poland)
Label
Remembering survival : inside a Nazi slave-labor camp, Christopher R. Browning
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 301-362) and index
Contents
pt. 1. The Jews of Wierzbnik -- The prewar Jewish community of Wierzbnik-Starachowice -- The outbreak of war -- The early months of German occupation -- The Judenrat -- The German occupiers in Wierzbnik-Starachowice -- Coping with adversity in Wierzbnik, 1940-1942 -- pt. 2. The destruction of the Wierzbnik ghetto -- Wierzbnik on the eve of destruction -- The Aktion, October 27, 1942 -- Into the camps -- pt. 3. Terror and typhus : fall 1942-spring 1943 -- Personalities and structures -- The typhus epidemic -- The Althoff massacres -- Tartak -- pt. 4. Stabilization -- The Kolditz era : summer-fall 1943 -- Jewish work -- Food, property, and the underground economy -- The Ukrainian guards -- Poles and Jews -- Children in the camps -- Childbirth, abortion, sex, and rape -- The Schroth era : winter-spring 1944 -- pt. 5. Consolidation, escape, evacuation -- Closing Majówka and Tartak -- The final days -- From Starachowice to Birkenau -- The Starachowice women and children in Birkenau -- Escapees -- pt. 6. Aftermath -- Return to and flight from Wierzbnik -- Postwar investigations and trials in Germany -- Conclusion
Control code
ocn317919861
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxii, 375 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780393070194
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2009034202
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1189879
  • (OCoLC)317919861
Label
Remembering survival : inside a Nazi slave-labor camp, Christopher R. Browning
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 301-362) and index
Contents
pt. 1. The Jews of Wierzbnik -- The prewar Jewish community of Wierzbnik-Starachowice -- The outbreak of war -- The early months of German occupation -- The Judenrat -- The German occupiers in Wierzbnik-Starachowice -- Coping with adversity in Wierzbnik, 1940-1942 -- pt. 2. The destruction of the Wierzbnik ghetto -- Wierzbnik on the eve of destruction -- The Aktion, October 27, 1942 -- Into the camps -- pt. 3. Terror and typhus : fall 1942-spring 1943 -- Personalities and structures -- The typhus epidemic -- The Althoff massacres -- Tartak -- pt. 4. Stabilization -- The Kolditz era : summer-fall 1943 -- Jewish work -- Food, property, and the underground economy -- The Ukrainian guards -- Poles and Jews -- Children in the camps -- Childbirth, abortion, sex, and rape -- The Schroth era : winter-spring 1944 -- pt. 5. Consolidation, escape, evacuation -- Closing Majówka and Tartak -- The final days -- From Starachowice to Birkenau -- The Starachowice women and children in Birkenau -- Escapees -- pt. 6. Aftermath -- Return to and flight from Wierzbnik -- Postwar investigations and trials in Germany -- Conclusion
Control code
ocn317919861
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxii, 375 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780393070194
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2009034202
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1189879
  • (OCoLC)317919861

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