Fugitives of the Forest: The Hpb

Fugitives of the Forest: The Hpb

by Allan Levine


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781599219684
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date: 07/13/2010
Pages: 464
Sales rank: 1,018,023
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.80(h) x 1.20(d)

About the Author

Allan Levine is a Canadian author from Winnipeg, Manitoba, known mainly for his award-winning nonfiction and historical mystery writing. As of 2004, Levine teaches history at St. John's-Ravenscourt School in Winnipeg, and is married with two children. He is the author of five books of nonfiction and three books of fiction.

Table of Contents

Map of Second World War Europe x

Map of Partisan Camps xi

Preface xiii

Introduction: The Fugitives xvi

Part 1 Occupation and Death

1 Nazis and Soviets 1

2 June 1941 17

3 Partisan Beginnings and Collective Interests 48

4 The Ghetto or the Forest 78

5 Escape 106

Part 2 The Forest and Resistance

6 Into the Forest 137

7 Russians and Jews 167

8 Partisans 199

9 Survival 231

10 Shtetlach in the Naliboki 259

11 Sabotage 292

12 A Perilous Liberation 316

Epilogue 334

Acknowledgments 345

Selected Biographies 350

Notes 353

Glossary 394

Significant Dates 396

Selected Bibliography 397

Index 409

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