Hungarian Jewish Women Survivors Remember the Holocaust: An Anthology of Life Histories

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Ilana Rosen
University Press of America, 2004 - Biography & Autobiography - 119 pages
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Hungarian Jewish Women Survivors Remember the Holocaust presents seventeen full life histories recorded from female Holocaust survivors from Hungary. These women, born around 1920, mainly come from traditional communities known for their protection of women. In the Holocaust, they were exposed to extreme conditions and the shattering of their previous lives, literally and symbolically. As survivors, they fared hardships trying to rehabilitate their lives. The book depicts the authentic voices of these women as they bear witness to a dark period in history and in their lives.
 

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Page viii - I would like to express my gratitude to the Publications Committee of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences at the Ben-Gurion University of the Negev for its financial backing of the publication of this book.
Page vii - On a more personal level, I would like to thank those who were involved and helpful in the creation of the present anthology during its different phases.
Page 1 - It is not clear to what extent and in what ways the world knew what happened then or knows now.

About the author (2004)

Ilana Rosen is Senior Lecturer in the Hebrew Literature Department, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel.

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