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October 17, 2012




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The Night of the Burning: Devorah's Story, by Linda Press Wulf, 2006.

True story of 11 year old Devorah and her little sister in 1920 who were the sole family survivors of a Cossack attack on Domachevo. They were taken by a South African philanthropist, Isaac Ochberg, to South Africa and adopted separately. Good description of Domachevo before World War I. Available from Amazon and other booksellers.

Marian Blechman Remembers Domachevo at Age 101

Paul Lustgarten: A Landmark of Engineering in Venezuela
          Link is to the Google translation of the original Spanish-language article.

Domachevo Police Officer Anthony Sawoniuk Dies in British Prison (2005)

1999 News Articles:
          How the net closed around Sawoniuk

          Horror That Divides Childhood Friends in War Crimes (currently unavailable)

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