Re: Announcing the publication of the Yizkor Book of ZINKOV #ukraine
The Yizkor-Books-In-Print Project is proud to announce its 123rd title:
Zinkov Memorial Book (Zinkiv, Ukraine).
The original book was Published in Tel Aviv and New York in 1966.
Project Coordinators: Susan and Shawn Dilles
Cover Design: Rachel Kolokoff-Hopper
Layout and Name Indexing: Jonathan Wind
Hard Cover, 8.5" by 11", 276 pages with all original illustrations and
The book is available from JewishGen for $29
The Yizkor Book captures the history of Zinkov in good times and bad, of
vibrant life in the town, and of the efforts by some to make aliyah to
Israel or to depart for the west. Describing the living town of Zinkov -
however briefly - brings into focus what was lost during the nightmare years
when the Jews in Zinkov were systematically murdered, bringing over 300
years of history to an end. The Zinkov Committee understood that it is
imperative for personal accounts of this dark period be documented,
remembered and recounted, and this is why the book was written - and why we,
the project coordinators undertook to translate it.
This Yizkor book contains many first-hand accounts and personal remembrances
of the survivors and immigrants from the town and serves as a fitting
memorial to this destroyed Jewish community and in addition bears witness to
For the researchers, this book contains a wealth of both genealogical and
cultural information that can provide a picture of the environment of our
Consider this book as a gift for a family member or a friend.
For all our publications see: https://www.jewishgen.org/Yizkor/ybip.html
For ordering information see:
Yizkor Books In Print