Rabbinic Genealogy SIG #Rabbinic New Yizkor Book Translation: Antopol, Belarus #rabbinic
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
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
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