The Holocaust in the Crimea and the North Caucasus

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Kiril Feferman
  • Jerusalem, Israel: 
    Yad Vashem Publications
    , April
     540 pages.
     For other formats: Link to Publisher's Website.


This study presents a comprehensive account of the Jews in the Crimea and the North Caucasus in the Holocaust years. The book covers the life and destruction of the Jewish population, and describes the relations between Jews and non-Jews before and during the war; the evacuation of the Jews; the German occupation and the destruction of the Jewish population; the fate of non-Ashkenazi Jews; Jewish responses; and reactions of local populations.

About the Author(s)/Editor(s)/Translator(s): 

Kiril Feferman earned his Ph.D. at the Institute of Contemporary Jewry at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, and was a fellow at Yad Vashem and the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum (USHMM).

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