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Harvest of Despair

Life and Death in Ukraine under Nazi Rule

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$32.50 • £26.95 • €29.50

ISBN 9780674027183

Publication Date: 03/15/2008


480 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

21 halftones, 1 map, 2 tables

Belknap Press


  • Figures
  • Preface
  • Introduction
  • 1. Soviet Ukraine and the German Invasion
  • 2. The Reichskommissariat Ukraine
  • 3. The Holocaust of the Jews and Roma
  • 4. Prisoners of War
  • 5. Life in the Countryside
  • 6. Conditions in the Cities
  • 7. Famine in Kiev
  • 8. Popular Culture
  • 9. Ethnic Identity and Political Loyalties
  • 10. Religion and Popular Piety
  • 11. Deportations and Forced Migrations
  • 12. Toward the End of Nazi Rule
  • Conclusion
  • Appendix: Tables
  • Abbreviations
  • Notes
  • Sources
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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