Jewish resistance during the Holocaust by Herbert Druks

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Published by Irvington in New York, N.Y .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945),
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Jewish resistance.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

Statementby Herbert Druks.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD810.J4 D75 1983
The Physical Object
Pagination132 p. ;
Number of Pages132
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3158392M
ISBN 100829012958
LC Control Number83000014

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The most forceful form of resistance was the armed resistance groups organized in over ghettos throughout Russia and Poland. Organized armed resistance was the most forceful form of Jewish opposition to Nazi policies in German-occupied Europe.

Jewish civilians offered armed resistance in over ghettos in occupied Poland and the Soviet Union. In April-MayJews in the Warsaw ghetto rose in armed revolt after rumors that the Germans would deport the remaining ghetto inhabitants to the Treblinka killing center.

Resistance During the Holocaust In many of the ghettos where resistance was more organized, Jewish youth movements were deeply involved in the planning and carrying out of the plans. Active resistance occurred in many forms, from armed struggle through hiding and escape. Holocaust - Holocaust - Jewish resistance: It is often asked why Jews did not make greater attempts at resistance.

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