Gesher Galicia SIG #Galicia New Yizkor Book Translation: Antopol, Belarus #galicia
Donald & Sandra Hirschhorn <sdh2381@...>
Yizkor-Books-In-Print Project is pleased to announce the publication
in hard cover: “Shards of Memory: Messages >from the Lost Shtetl of
Antopol, Belarus - Translation of the Yizkor (Memorial) Book of the
Jewish Community of Antopol.”
This memorial book of the Jewish Community of Antopol, Belarus
weaves together the history of a vibrant Jewish community, annihilated
during World War II, as told through first-hand accounts gathered >from
its original inhabitants. These stories edited and translated >from
Yiddish and Hebrew are dedicated to the Antopol survivors and the
memory of the 3,000 martyrs, whose names and stories fill these pages.
The book contains first-hand account of the vibrant life of the shtetl
before the Shoah, including descriptions of institutions, important
personalities, clubs, etc, and then what is known about the Holocaust
in Antopol. The book is a history of the town, that can serve as a
near-personal history for descendants of the town and material for
"Shards of Memory: Messages >from the Lost Shtetl of Antopol, Belarus"
is the translation of the Yizkor (Memorial) Book of the Jewish
Community of Antopol. It was translated by Nathan Snyder and edited
by Alicia Esther Goldberg.
It was just published by the Yizkor-Books-in-Print Project, part of
Yizkor Books Project of JewishGen, Inc.
470 pages, 8.5" by 11", hard cover
List price: $58.95. Available on Amazon for around $44, may have
lower prices elsewhere.
For more information and links to order, go to:
Joel Alpert, Coordinator of Yizkor-Books-In-Print Project of Yizkor
Books, JewishGen, Inc.
To see all our publications and to learn more about the project, please
go to http://www.jewishgen.org/yizkor/ybip.html .
Yizkor-Books-In-Print Project of JewishGen, Inc.
Monroe Township, NJ