Defiance: the Bielski partisans

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The prevailing image of European Jews during the Holocaust is one of helpless victims. But in fact, many Jews struggled against the terrors of the Third Reich. This is the riveting history of one such group, a forest community numbering more than 1,200 Jews, that carried out the largest armed rescue operation of Jews by Jews in World War II. Nechama Tec reconstructs the amazing details of how these men and women of all ages-hungry, largely unarmed, and exposed to harsh winter weather-managed not only to survive but to take on the duel role of fighters and rescuers. Under the guidance of their charismatic leader, Tuvia Bielski, they smuggled Jews out of heavily guarded ghettos, led retaliatory raids against Nazi collaborators, and offered protection to all Jewish fugitives who could find their way to them.
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subject_facet Audiobooks, Belarus -- Ethnic relations, Bielski, Tuvia, HISTORY / Military / World War II, Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Belarus, Jews -- Persecutions -- Belarus, World War, 1939-1945 -- Jewish resistance -- Belarus, World War, 1939-1945 -- Jews -- Rescue -- Belarus
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title Defiance: the Bielski partisans
title_display Defiance: the Bielski partisans
title_full Defiance [sound recording] : the Bielski partisans / by Nechama Tec, Defiance: the Bielski partisans [electronic resource] / Nechama Tec
title_short Defiance:
title_sort defiance the bielski partisans
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topic Audiobooks, Belarus Ethnic relations, Bielski, Tuvia, HISTORY / Military / World War II, Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) Belarus, Jews Persecutions Belarus, World War, 1939-1945 Jewish resistance Belarus, World War, 1939-1945 Jews Rescue Belarus
topic_facet Audiobooks, Bielski, Tuvia, Ethnic relations, Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945), Jewish resistance, Jews, Persecutions, Rescue, World War, 1939-1945