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Introduction:  The sites listed below can be used to trace survivors or to learn about the Holocaust. There are books that relate to the Holocaust in Ukraine. Below is a bibliography of those. This bibliography was obtained mostly by searching the Jewish National Library Union list of Monographs at the site



The Holocaust by bullets - Shoah Memorial

The Holocaust Chronicle

Holocaust Survivor & Victim Database

USHMM Resources

International Tracing Service

"Shoah" (Russian)  Lists of those killed in Latin letters.

Introduction to the Holocaust

JewishGen's Holocaust Database

Yad Vashem

Selected Bibliography:

Ancel, Jean
     Transnistria, 1941-1942 : the Romanian mass murder campaigns / Jean Ancel.
     Tel-Aviv : Tel-Aviv University, 2003.  3 v. : ill.

 Bartov, Omer.
     Erased : vanishing traces of Jewish Galicia in present-day Ukraine / Omer Bartov.
     Princeton : Princeton University Press, 2007.   xvii, 232 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.

Blitt, Laizer, 1935-
     No strength to forget : survival in the Ukraine, 1941-1944 / Laizer Blitt.
     London ; : Portland, OR : : Vallentine Mitchell, c2007. 191 p.; 23 cm.

Carmelly, Felicia Steigman, 1931-
     Shattered! 50 years of silence : history and voices of the tragedy in Romania and Transnistria / by Felicia          (Steigman) Carmelly on behalf of the Transnistria Survivors Association, Toronto. Scarborough, Ont. :            Abbeyfield Pub., c1997.   
     xxvi, 506 p. : ill., facsims., maps ; 24 cm.

Dean, Martin, 1962-
     Collaboration in the Holocaust : crimes of the local police in Belorussia and Ukraine, 1941-44 / Martin             Dean. -- New York : St. Martin's Press : Published in association with the United States Holocaust                 Memorial Museum, c2000.
     xx, 241 p. ; 22 cm

Desbois, Patrick.
     The Holocaust by bullets : a priest's journey to uncover the truth behind the murder of 1.5 million Jews /                   Patrick Desbois ; with a foreword by Paul A. Shapiro.
     New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2009. xx, 233 p., [19] p.of plates:col.ill, maps;25 cm

     The destruction of Romanian and Hungarian [i.e. Ukrainian] Jews during the Antonescu era / edited by                      Randolph L. Braham
     New York : Rosenthal Institute for Holocaust Studies, Graduate Center : City University of New York, Institute         of History of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, and Social Science Monographs ; Boulder ; New York :               Distributed by Columbia University Press, 1997
     xvi, 413 p.

Fisher, Julius S., 1892-1965
     Transnistria : the forgotten cemetery. South Brunswick [N.J.] : T. Yoseloff, c1969.
     161 p. ; 22 cm.

Gertner, Yeoshua, 1886-1965.
     Home is no more : the destruction of the Jews of Kosow and Zaive / Jehoschua Gertner, Danek Gertner ;                translated from the German by Bill Templer ; language editor, Naftali Greenwood. Jerusalem : Yad Vashem,               2000.222 : ill., facsims., ports. ; 23 cm.

 Gesin, Michael

     The destruction of the Ukrainian Jewry during World War II / Michael Gesin. -- Lewiston : Edwin Mellen        Press, c2006.
     ix, 263 p. ; 24 cm

Diment, Michael, 1915-
     The lone survivor : a diary of the Lukacze Ghetto and Svyniukhy, Ukraine / Michael Diment ; translated             [from Yiddish] by Shmuel (Diment) Yahalom.
     New York : Holocaust Library, c1992.     xii, 226 p. : map ; 22 cm

     Geschichte der Juden in der Bukowina : ein Sammel Werk, hrsg. / von Hugo Gold. Tel-Aviv : Olamenu, 1958         -1962. 2 v. : ill.

Govrin, Yosef
     In the shadow of destruction : recollections of Transnistria and illegal immigration to Eretz Israel, 1941           -1947 / Yosef Govrin.   London : Vallentine Mitchell, 2007.
     xv, 120 p. : ill., facsim., ports. ; 22 cm.

    Holocaust in the Ukraine / editor, Boris Zabarko ; translator, Marina Guba
    London ; Portland, OR : Vallentine Mitchell, c2005. xxxii, 394 p.

    Jews in eastern Poland and the USSR, 1939-46 / edited by Norman Davies and Antony Polonsky.                  Houndmills, UK : Palgrave Macmillan, 1991.     xiv, 426 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

Katzmann, Fritz, 1906-1957
     Report by SS-General Fritz Katzmann on the killing of the half million Jews of Eastern Galicia :                         Documentary collection / edited by Tuviah Friedman     Haifa : [The Institute], 1993. 1 v. in various                 pagings : ill., facsims., maps ; 28 cm

     The mass shooting of Jews in Ukraine, 1941-1944 : the Holocaust by bullets / [contributors, Boriz                  Czerny, Edouard Husson, Sophie Nagiscarde ; translation from French, Carmela Uranga, Marlene Rigler]        [Paris] : Mémorial de la Shoah, [2007]
    109 p. : ill., maps ; + 2 videodiscs of DVD (384 min.)

     Memorial book : the Jewish communities of Manyevitz, Horodok, Lishnivka Troyanuvka, Povursk and             Kolki (Wolyn region) / [editor (English edition): Asher Tarmon ; translators: Esther Klauger ... et al. ;               publishing editor: Yehuda Merin].
     [Tel-Aviv] : Organization of Survivors of Manyevits, Horodok, Lishnivka, Troyanuvka, Povursk, Kolki           and Surroundings living in Israel and overseas, 2004.
    507 p. : ill., maps, ports. ; 28 cm.

Mendelsohn, Daniel Adam, 1960-
     The lost : a search for six of six million / Daniel Mendelsohn ; photographs by Matt Mendelsohn.                      London : Harper Perennial, 2008, c2007. 516 p. : ill., ports., facsims., maps, geneal. table ; 22 cm.
Shachan, Avigdor
     Burning ice : the ghettos of Transnistria / Avigdor Shachan ; translated by Shmuel Himelstein. Boulder :             East European Monographs, 1996.
     xii, 510 p., [6] p. of plates : ill., maps, facsims. ; 24 cm.

      The Shoah in Ukraine : history, testimony, memorialization / edited by Ray Brandon and Wendy Lower.           Bloomington, Ind. : Indiana University Press, c2010.
     ix, 378 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
     [Ukrainian war crimes trial, 1978] : records / [United States of America District Court for the Southern            District of Florida] ; [Committee for the investigation of Nazi war crimes in the Baltic Countries]      [Fort         Lauderdale]: [s.n.], [1978-1979]
     [3 boxes : appr. 2500 p.]
 Weiner, Miriam
     Jewish roots in Ukraine and Moldova : pages from the past and archival inventories / Miriam Weiner in             cooperation with the Ukrainian State archives
     Secaucus, NJ : Miriam Weiner Routes to Roots Foundation ; Yivo Institute, 1999
      xx, 600 p. : ill. (some col.), facsims., maps.

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