Item 54961. DER HIMN FUN YIDISHN VIDERSHTAND = HIMNON HA-MERIDAH HA-YEHUDIT = THE HYMN OF JEWISH RESISTANCE
Item 54961. DER HIMN FUN YIDISHN VIDERSHTAND = HIMNON HA-MERIDAH HA-YEHUDIT = THE HYMN OF JEWISH RESISTANCE

DER HIMN FUN YIDISHN VIDERSHTAND = HIMNON HA-MERIDAH HA-YEHUDIT = THE HYMN OF JEWISH RESISTANCE דער הימן פון יידישן ווידערשטאנד =‏ ‏המנון המרידה היהודית ‏

New York: Aroysgegebn Fun Vilna Albom Komitet In Nyu York, 1972. Item #41891

1st edition. Original paper wrappers. 8vo. 15 pages, 24 cm. In Yiddish, Hebrew, Polish, Romanian, Czech, Dutch, German, French, Russian, and English. Each page features a translation of Hirsh Glick’s most famous poem. Hirsh Glick (1922-1944) was a well known Jewish poet and partisan during WWII. He was active in the Vilna Ghetto underground and 1942 uprising. In 1943, he wrote his most famous piece, "Zog nit Keynmol, az du geyst dem letsn veg, which became the anthem for the Jewish partisan movement. He continued to compose songs throughout his capitivity, ultimately being killed by the Germans in 1944 (Wikipedia, 2019). SUBJECTS:World War, 1939-1945 -- Underground movements -- Jews -- Poetry. OCLC lists 23 copies worldwide (OCLC:19313528). Very good condition. (HOLO2-147-7-ABLIIICC-’ex).

Price: $125.00

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