Voices from Chernobyl: The Oral History of a Nuclear Disaster
Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award
Winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature

A journalist by trade, who now suffers from an immune deficiency developed while...

July 1, 2019
Dalkey Archive Press
The Story of a Life

The Story of a Life

Appelfeld, Aharon
When Aharon Appelfeld was seven years old the Nazis occupied Czernowitz, his hometown. They penned the Jews into a ghetto and eventually sent whoever had not been shot or starved to death on a...
August 8, 2006
Red Famine: Stalins War on Ukraine
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - A revelatory history of one of Stalin's greatest crimes, the consequences of which still resonate today, as Russia has placed Ukrainian...
September 4, 2018
Anatomy of a Genocide: The Life and Death of a Town Called Buczacz
Winner of the Yad Vashem International Book Book Prize for Holocaust Research

"A substantive contribution to the history of ethnic strife and extreme violence" (The Wall...

January 1, 2019
Simon & Schuster
Lucky Breaks

Lucky Breaks

Belorusets, Yevgenia
Out of the impoverished coal regions of Ukraine known as the Donbass, where Russian secret military intervention coexists with banditry and insurgency, the women of Yevgenia Belorusets's captivating...
March 1, 2022
New Directions Publishing Corporation
Absolute Zero

Absolute Zero

Chekh, Artem

The book is a first person account of a soldier's journey, and is based on Artem Chekh's diary that he wrote while and after his service in the war in Donbas. One of the most important messages...

July 7, 2020
Glagoslav Publications B.V.
156 Pages
Worlds of Sholem Aleichem: The Remarkable Life and Afterlife of the Man Who Created Tevye

Part of the Jewish Encounters series

The first comprehensive biography of one of the most beloved authors of all time: the creator of Tevye the Dairyman, the collection of...

October 8, 2013
The Holocaust by Bullets: A Priests Journey to Uncover the Truth Behind the Murder of

The poignant story of how a Catholic priest uncovered the truth behind the murder of one and a half million Ukrainian Jews

Father Patrick Desbois documents the daunting task of...

November 24, 2009
St. Martin's Griffin
272 Pages
Everything Is Illuminated

Everything Is Illuminated

Foer, Jonathan Safran
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER. Jonathan Safran Foer's debut--a funny, moving...deeply felt novel about the dangers of confronting the past and the redemption that comes with laughing at...
April 14, 2015
Mariner Books
Surviving Autocracy

Surviving Autocracy

Gessen, Masha
"When Gessen speaks about autocracy, you listen." --The New York Times

"A reckoning with what has been lost in the past few years and a map forward with...
June 1, 2021

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