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The Uprising in the Warsaw Ghetto - a special souvenir issue. Jerusalem 1945-1946

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"This book should be found in the home of every Jew" (from the introduction). The uprising in the Varsha ghetto - a souvenir issue. by M. Laniado, R. Saldovsky and Y. Harold, edited by Dr. Yosef Finkelstein. Jerusalem 1945 - 1946. An early publication in Hebrew and Polish about the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising - the story of the uprising by the Jewish fighters themselves, heroic first-hand descriptions of the actions of the rebels during the days of the uprising and the battles, and more, accompanied by rare photographs from the ghetto at the time The Uprising. Hebrew and on the corresponding pages Polish. A special publication issued as a "souvenir issue" for the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising.

An introduction about the uprising by Dr. Yosef Finkelstein. Among other things, "The History of the Uprising in the Warsaw Ghetto" according to the Polish government's report describing in detail the stages of the uprising, the story of a fighter by Tuvia Bozhkowski - an excerpt from the ghetto war by a Jew who himself participated in the uprising, "The Characters The Warriors" by Anselm Reisner about the warrior Diamant who almost single-handedly managed to repel the German attack, "Forward the Jews" - the heroic story of the warrior Timon Terletsky describing in detail the liquidation of the ghetto by the Germans, letters written by Jews inside the ghetto during the most difficult times: "On fences and on the walls You will find notices pasted on each side, one about 200 Jews who were executed by firing squad... a girl with a torn dress burst into the hallway... and shouted: "They took all four of them, I'm lonely, please killed me!"... the cries... The shots...". Among other things, there is a rare photograph showing Jews digging a grave and the caption: "Jews are forced to dig a grave for themselves and for their tortured brothers, " and more.

28 pp. (Hebrew), 31 pp. (Polish). Two title pages Hebrew and Polish. 23 cm. Good condition.

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92. The Uprising in the Warsaw Ghetto - a special souvenir issue. Jerusalem 1945-1946