JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen There Once Was A World (Eishyshok, Lithuania #general
My Husband and I are thrilled to announce that having the good fortune to
stumble upon a second and final copy of the above book, we have just placed
it on JewishGen's auction site. It may be viewed at the following URL
This is a First Edition 818 page nine century saga of Eastern European Jewry.
Dr. Eliach's research took her >from family attics on six continents to
state archives no scholar had seen since the start of the cold war.
PBS is airing "There once was a town" Reopens a door to history. Survivors
Return to their childhood a Half-Century After the holocaust 1941 Nazis
invaded the small town of Eishyshok, Poland (now Lithuania) and brutally
murdered nearly all 3,500 Jewish residents. There Once Was a Town
chronicles the remarkable journey of four survivors and their families to
their childhood home 56 years after the massacre. The 90-minute
documentary, airs nationwide on Sunday, October 1, 2000, at 10pm ET. Be
sure to check your local listings.
May you all be inscribed and sealed for a sweet, happy, healthy and
Happy New Year,
Jerry & Bobbi Cohen