JEWS IN THE COMMUNIST WORLD: A BIBLIOGRAPHY, 1945-1960.
New York, Twayne Publishers, 1961. Item #20424
8vo. 64 pages. In English. SUBJECT (S) : Jews -- Communist countries -- Bibliography. Braham, (1922– ) , historian of the Holocaust, distinguished professor emeritus of political science at the City College of New York and the doctoral program at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York. Braham was born in Bucharest (Romania) and lived until 1943 in Dej (Transylvania) , from where he was sent by the Hungarian authorities to serve in a military forced labor battalion as a Jew who was not allowed to serve in his country's armed forces. Shortly after World War II he left for the United States, where he began his academic studies in comparative politics. After obtaining his Ph. D. , he began to study the history of the Holocaust of Central European Jewry. His best-known work is The Politics of Genocide: The Holocaust in Hungary (19942) . Studies on the Holocaust, two volumes of his selected writings, appeared in 2000 and 2001 and he edited numerous volumes on the subject. (EJ, Schveiger) Ex library in very good condition. (BIB-8-1).