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Author Veidlinger, Jeffrey, 1971- author.

Title In the midst of civilized Europe : the pogroms of 1918-1921 and the onset of the Holocaust / Jeffrey Veidlinger.

Publication Info. New York : Metropolitan Books, Henry Holt and Company, 2021.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    305.8924 VEI    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Non-Fiction.
Edition First edition.
Description x, 466 pages : illustrations, facsimiles, maps ; 25 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents War and revolution, March 1881--December 1918. The last years of the Russian empire ; The revolutions of 1917 ; The central rada of Ukraine ; From the Hetmanate to the directory -- The Ukrainian People's Republic, December 1918--March 1919. The Ovruch pogrom ; The Zhytomyr pogrom ; The Proskuriv pogrom ; The second Zhytomyr pogrom -- Power vacuum, March 1919--August 1919. The entente ; Warlords ; Months and days ; Poland and Ukraine on the world stage -- The Triumph of Bolshevism, August 1919--March 1921. The volunteer army ; The Tetiiv pogrom ; The Polish-Soviet war -- Aftermath, 1921--1941. Refugees ; The Schwarzbard trial ; The interwar in Ukraine ; The onset of the Holocaust.
Summary "The first full depiction of the wave of anti-Jewish pogroms that followed the Russian Revolution and how they laid the groundwork for the Holocaust. Includes illustrations and maps"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Pogroms -- Ukraine -- History -- 20th century.
Pogroms -- Poland -- History -- 20th century.
Antisemitism -- Ukraine -- History -- 20th century.
Antisemitism -- Poland -- History -- 20th century.
Jews -- Ukraine -- History -- 20th century.
Jews -- Poland -- History -- 20th century.
Ukraine -- Ethnic relations.
Poland -- Ethnic relations.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
Added Title Pogroms of 1918-1921 and the onset of the Holocaust
ISBN 9781250116253 hardcover
1250116252 hardcover

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