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Soviet and Hungarian holocausts a comparative essay by Krausz, TamaМЃs.

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Published by Social Science Monographs, Center for Hungarian Studies and Publications, Distributed by Columbia University Press in Boulder, CO, Wayne, N.J, New York .
Written in English


  • Antisemitism -- Soviet Union -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Jews -- Soviet Union -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Soviet Union.,
  • Soviet Union -- Ethnic relations.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 125-130) and index.

StatementTamas Krausz ; translated from the Hungarian by Thomas J. DeKornfeld and Helen D. Hiltabidle.
SeriesEast European monographs -- 671, CHSP Hungarian authors series -- no. 4
LC ClassificationsDS146.R9 K7313 2006
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 136 p.
Number of Pages136
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17922859M
ISBN 100880335696
LC Control Number2005933562

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