|Serie||Documenting Life and Destruction: Holocaust Sources in Context|
|Emne||20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Diaries, letters & journals; European history; Poland; The Holocaust; c 1939 to c 1945 (including WW2)|
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Om Diary of Samuel Golfard and the Holocaus
The Diary of Samuel Golfard and the Holocaust in Galicia examines the contents and context of a rare diary written by a Jewish man from Nazi-occupied Poland. Serving as both a record and an artifact of Samuel Golfard's life, the diary details his attempt to make sense of and resist the event that ultimately destroyed him. Wendy Lower integrates photographs, newspaper articles, documents, and testimonies to create a more complete picture of Golfard's experiences and writings. She also traces the diary's own journey after Golfard's death, from 1943 Poland to the present day.