Chortkov Remembered:
the annihilation of a Jewish community
(Chortkiv, Ukraine )

40°01' / 25°48'

Written and published by: Abraham Morgenstern

Published in Dumont, N.J., 1990

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 Sidney C. Gelb

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I Early Years 1
II Prewar Years 
III World War II - (Russian Occupations) 
IV German Occupation (Sneak Attack)  16 
V The Germans are Here  20 
VI In the Ghetto  29 
VII First "Action"  37 
VIII Second "Action"  53 
IX Work Camp "Svidova"  60 
X The Farm in "Ulashkovice"  65 
XI An "Action" on the Farm  71 
XII The Dream  74 
XIII The Cave (A Possibility)  77 
XIV The "Action"  81 
XV In the Cave  88 
XVI Liberation  96 
XVII Freedom  102 
XVIII To Chernovits  108 
XIX Goodbye U.S.S.R.  125 
XX Goodbye Poland  130 
XXI Italy at Last  137 
XXII Santa Maria-Santa Croce  141 
XXIII Bari  144 
XXIV Goodbye Italia  147 
Testimony  149 
Letter from the General Consulate (German) 150 
Translation of Letter from the German consulate  151 
Letter from the Country Court (German)  152 
Translation of letter from the country court director  153 

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