Holocaust Literature: Lerner to Zychlinsky, index

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Review: "This encyclopedia offers an authoritative and comprehensive survey of the important writers and works that form the literature about the Holocaust and its consequences. The collection is alphabetically arranged and consists of high-quality biocritical essays on 309 writers who are first-, second-, and third-generation survivors or important thinkers and spokespersons on the Holocaust. An essential literary reference work, this publication is an important addition to the genre and a solid value for public and academic libraries."--"The Top 20 Reference Titles of the Year," American Libraries, May 2004.

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List of Articles vii
Maps xvii
Preface xix
Entries A to Z 1
Author Birthplace and Language of Composition l383
Literary Themes l397
Ghettos Noted in the Literature
Historic Events l435
Acknowledgements l45l

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About the author (2003)

S. Lillian Kremer is a professor of English at Kansas State University. She is the author of "Witness through the Imagination: Jewish-American Holocaust Literature.

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