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  Extermination of Polish Jews - Album of Pictures / Zaglada Zydostwa Polskiego - Album Zdjec / Unichtozhenie Evreev v Pol`she - Al`bom Snimkov / Extermination des Juifs en Pologne - Album de Photographies  
   

 
Author Taffet, Gershon / Friedman, Philip [Intr.]
Place of Publication Lodz
Publication Name Central Jewish Historical Committee in Poland / Centralna Zydowska Komisja Historyczna w Polsce
Year 1945
Language(s) Russian Yiddish Hebrew English French Polish
Description
RARE multilingual photographic album published in Poland shortly after the end of World War II, when relatively little was known on the magnitude of the genocide perpetrated upon the European Jews. This album contains a short introduction, and 252 b&w photographs of shocking footage from the Jewish settlements at the onset of German occupation, the ghettos into which they were later crowded, and finally photographs of the atrocities committed in the forced labor camps and the extermination camps. Another section of the book is dedicated to the Jewish partisan movements. The photographs were mostly taken as mementos by German soldiers, and are still as shocking today as they were in 1945. The introductory text and the image captions are in Polish, Russian, English, French, Yiddish and Hebrew. 340x250mm. 104 pages [+ unpaginated introduction and captions]. Original Hardcover. Cover rubbed, wrinkled and somewhat stained. Cover corners and edges bumped and wrinkled/slightly worn. Front cover bottom corner chipped. Spine and spine hinges rubbed. Spine edges bumped and worn. Some page corners slightly bumped/slightly wrinkled. Pages slightly yellowing. [SUMMARY]: This extremely rare and valuable photographic testimony to the horrors of the Holocaust is otherwise in good condition.
Price $450.00
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Catalog Index Number MB 05 17



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