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The Resource We wept without tears : testimonies of the Jewish Sonderkommando from Auschwitz, Gidʻon Graif

We wept without tears : testimonies of the Jewish Sonderkommando from Auschwitz, Gidʻon Graif

Label
We wept without tears : testimonies of the Jewish Sonderkommando from Auschwitz
Title
We wept without tears
Title remainder
testimonies of the Jewish Sonderkommando from Auschwitz
Statement of responsibility
Gidʻon Graif
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • heb
  • eng
Summary
The Sonderkommandos primarily consisted of Jewish prisoners who were forced by the Germans to facilitate in their own mass extermination. This book consists of interviews with the few surviving Sonderkommandos, describing the unparalleled horror of death camps such as Auschwitz-Birkenau
Member of
Cataloging source
UKM
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Graif, Gidʻon
Dewey number
940.531853858
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the Hebrew
LC call number
D805.P7
LC item number
G74 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Sue and Leonard Miller Center for Contemporary Judaic Studies
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  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Sonderkommandos
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
  • Sonderkommandos
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
  • Auschwitz (Concentration camp)
Target audience
specialized
Label
We wept without tears : testimonies of the Jewish Sonderkommando from Auschwitz, Gidʻon Graif
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 335-381)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Sonderkommando in Auschwitz-Birkenau : portrait and self-image -- Josef Sackar : "To survive, so the truth would come out" -- Abraham and Shlomo Dragon : "Together - in despair and in hope" -- Ya'akov Gabai : "I'll get out of here!" -- Eliezer Eisenschmidt : "Thanks to one Polish family ..." -- Shaul Chazan : "Life didn't matter anymore, death was too close" -- Leon Cohen : "We were dehumanized, we were robots" -- Ya'akov Silberberg : "One day in the crematorium felt like a year."
Control code
59352647
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 381 pages
Isbn
9780300106510
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
We wept without tears : testimonies of the Jewish Sonderkommando from Auschwitz, Gidʻon Graif
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 335-381)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Sonderkommando in Auschwitz-Birkenau : portrait and self-image -- Josef Sackar : "To survive, so the truth would come out" -- Abraham and Shlomo Dragon : "Together - in despair and in hope" -- Ya'akov Gabai : "I'll get out of here!" -- Eliezer Eisenschmidt : "Thanks to one Polish family ..." -- Shaul Chazan : "Life didn't matter anymore, death was too close" -- Leon Cohen : "We were dehumanized, we were robots" -- Ya'akov Silberberg : "One day in the crematorium felt like a year."
Control code
59352647
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 381 pages
Isbn
9780300106510
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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