The Resources section makes available an extensive list including books, films, websites and articles related to the Jewish partisans.

Ainsztein, Reuben
Jewish Resistance in Nazi-Occupied Eastern Europe
A. Wheaton & Co., 1974.

Altshuler, David A
Hitler's War Against the Jews
Behrman House, 1978.

Anflick, Charles
Resistance: Teen Partisans and Resisters Who Fought Nazi Tyranny
The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc., 1999.

Arad, Yitzhak
The Partisan: From the Valley of Death to Mt. Zion
Holocaust Library, 1979.

Arad, Yitzhak
Ghettos in Flames
Ktav, 1981.

Arad, Yitzhak
From the Valley of Death to Mount Zion
Walden Press, Inc., 1979.

Arad, Yitzhak, Yisrael Gutman, Livia Rothkirchen
Jewish Armed Resistance in Eastern Europe: Its Characteristics and Problems. In: The Catastrophe of European Jewry
Yad Vashem, 1976.

Armstrong, John A
Soviet Partisans in World War II
University of Wisconsin Press, 1964.

Aron, Isaac
Fallen Leaves: Stories of the Holocaust and the Partisans
Shengold Publishers, 1981.

Atkinson, Linda
In Kindling Flame: The Story of Hannah Senesh 1921-1944
Turtleback Books, 1992.

Bachrach, Susan D
Tell Them We Remember the Story of the Holocaust
Little Brown, 1994.

Bar-Adon, Dorothy, Pesach Bar-Adon
The Jewish Partisans
Workers Book Guild, 1958.

Bauer, Yehuda
They Chose Life: Jewish Resistance in the Holocaust
American Jewish Committee, 1973.

Bauer, Yehuda
Forms of Jewish Resistance During the Holocaust
Jewish Spectator, 1989.

Bauer, Yehuda
The Jewish Emergence From Powerlessness
University of Toronto Press, 1979.

Beirach, Moshe, Aaron Meirovitch
Ve-zot li-te'udah: be-Geta'ot uve-ya'arot Byelorusyah
Ghetto Fighters' House and United Kibbutz Movement, 1981.

Belah Bornshtain
ha-Ya'ar hayah beti: Sipurah shel partizannit (The forest was my home: the story of a female partisan)
1998, Ghetto Fighters House and the United Kibbutz Movement.

Bender, Benjamin
Glimpses: Through Holocaust and Liberation
North Atlantic Books, 1995.

Berk, Leon
Destined to Live: Memoirs of a Doctor with the Russian Partisans
Paragon, 1992.

Bornstein, Samuel
Pelugat ha-doktor Atlas: Sipuro shel partizan yehudi (The Battalion of Dr. Atlas: The Story of a Jewish Partisan)
United Kibbutz Movement, 1948.

Borowitz, Eugene B
Choices in Modern Jewish Thought: A Partisan Guide
Behrman House, 1995.

Bowman, Steve
Jewish Resistance In Wartime Greece
Vallentine Mitchell, 2006.

Bracher, Karl Dietrich
The German Dictatorship
Praeger, 1970.

Bright, Spencer, Florian Mayevski
Fire Without Smoke: Memoirs of a Polish Partisan
Mitchell Vallentine & Company, 2003.

Bronstein, Shalom
Jewish Partisans and Fighters of Volyn
Council for the Commemmoration of the Jewish fighters of Volyn during the Second World War, 1997.

Burger, Harry, Larry Borowsky
Biancastella: A Jewish Partisan in World War Two
University Press of Colorado, 1997.

Charles Anflick
Resistance: Teen Partisans and Resisters Who Fought Nazi Tyranny
Rosen Publishers, 1999.

Cholawsky, Shalom
The Jews of Bielorussia During World War II
Harwood Academic Publishers, 1997.

Cholawsky, Shalom
Soldiers from the Ghetto: The First Uprising Against the Nazis
A. S. Barnes & Co., 1980.

Claire Prowizur-Szyper
Be-mabat le-ahor: Lohemet yehudiyah be-Belgiya ha-kevushah (Looking Back: A Female Jewish Resistance Fighter in Occupied Belgium
Moreshet and the Workers' Press, 1981.

Clara Urquhart and Peter Ludwig Brent
Enzo Sereni: A Hero of Our Time
Robert Hale, 1967.

Cohen, Dov, Jack (Idel) Kagan
With the Bielski Partisans
Vallentine Mitchell, 1997.

Cohn, A. Romi, Dr. Leonard Ciaccio
The Youngest Partisan: A Young Boy Who Fought the Nazis
Artscroll Mesorah

Cohn, Marthe, Wendy Holden
Behind Enemy Lines: The True Story of a French Jewish Spy in Nazi Germany
Harmony Books, 2002.

Cooper, Matthew
The Nazi War Against the Soviet Partisans, 1941-1944
Stein and Day, 1979.

Cowan, Lore
Children of the Resistance
Hawthorn Books, 1969.

Damesek, Eliyahu, Aaron Meirovitch
Otiyot be-'oferet: be-Milhemet ha-'olam ha-sheniyah, li-fene ha-milhamah ve-aharehah (In leaden letters: Memories of a partisan before and after the war)
Ghetto Fighters' House and the United Kibbutz Movement, 1983.

Dawidowicz, Lucy S
The War Against the Jews, 1933-1945
Bantam, 1986.

Dedijer, Vladimir
The War Diaries of Vladimir Dedijer
Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1990.

Druks, Herbert
Jewish Resistance During the Holocaust
Irvington Publishers, 1983.

Eckmann, Lester, Chaim Lazar
The Jewish Resistance: The History of the Jewish Partisans in Lithuania and White Russia During the Nazi Occupation, 1940-1945
Shengold Publishers, 1977.

Elkins, Michael
Forged in Fury
Piatkus Books, 1996.

Essie Shor and Andrea Zakin
Essie: The True Story of a Teenage Fighter in the Bielski Partisans
Mindfulness Publishing, 2009.

Ettinger, Liza
From the Lida Ghetto to the Bielski Partisans
1984.

Faber, David, James Kitchen
Because of Romek: A Holocaust Survivorís Memoir
Granite Hills Press, 1997.

Faitelson, Aleks
Heroism and Bravery in Lithuania, 1941-1945
Gefen Publishing House, Ltd, 1996.

Frank Blaichman
Rather Die Fighting
Arcade Publishing, 2009.

Gelman, Charles
Do Not Go Gentle: A Memoir of Jewish Resistance in Poland, 1941-1945
Archon Books, 1989.

Glass, James M
Jewish Resistance During the Holocaust: Moral Uses of Violence and Will
MacMillan Press, 2004.

Gorenshtain, Yosef
Partizan (Partisan)
Teraklin, 1994.

Granatstein, Yechiel
The War of a Jewish Partisan: A Youth Imperiled By His Russian Comrades and Nazi Conquerors
Artscroll Mesorah, 1986.

Gruber, Samuel
I Chose Life
Shengold Publishers, 1978.

Gutman, Yisrael, Livia Rothkirchen
The Catastrophe of European Jewry
Yad Vashem, 1976.

Haestrup, Jorgen
European Resistance Movements, 1939-1945
Greenwood Press, 1981.

Hearth, Amy Hill, Norman Salsitz
In A World Gone Mad: A Heroic Story of Love, Faith, and Survival
Abingdon Press, 2001.

Kagan, Jack, Dov Cohen
Surviving the Holocaust with the Russian Jewish Partisans
Vallentine Mitchell, 2001.

Kaganovich, Moshe
Jewish Partisans of Eastern Europe
Schocken Books, 1985.

Kahn, Leon, Marjorie Morris
No Time To Mourn: The True Story of a Jewish Partisan Fighter
Ronsdale Press and Vancouver Holocaust Education Society, 2004.

Kakis, Fred
Legacy of Courage: A Holocaust Survival Story in Greece
Lightning Source Inc, 2003.

Kalchheim, Moshe
Mit shtoltsn gang, 1939-1945: Kapitlen geshikhte fun partizaner-kamf in di Narotsher velder (Walking proud, 1939-1945: Chapters in the history of partisan combat in the Narotch Forests)
Organization of Partisans, Underground Fighters and Ghetto Resisters in Israel, 1992.

Kohn, Moshe
Jewish Resistance During the Holocaust
Yad Vashem, 1971.

Kohn, Nahum, Howard Roiter
A Voice From the Forest: Memoirs of a Jewish Partisan
Holocaust Library, 1980.

Kowalski, Isaac
A Secret Press: The Story of a Jewish United Partisan Organization
Shengold Publishers, 1978.

Kowalski, Isaac
A Secret Press in Nazi Europe: The Story of a Jewish Partisan Organization
Shengold Publishers, 1978.

Krakowski, Shmuel
The War of the Doomed: Jewish Armed Resistance in Poland, 1942-1944
Holmes and Meier Publishers, 1984.

Kulka, Erich
Jews in Svoboda's Army in the Soviet Union: Czechoslovak Jewry's Fight Against the Nazis During World War II
University Press of America, 1987.

Laska, Vera, ed.
Women in the Resistance and in the Holocaust
Greenwood Press, 1983.

Latour, Anny
The Jewish Resistance in France (1940-1944)
Holocaust Library, 1981.

Lazar, Chaim
Destruction and Resistance: A History of the Partisan Movement in Vilna
Shengold Publishers, 1985.

Lazare, Lucien
Rescue as Resistance: How Jewish Organizations fought the Holocaust in France
Columbia University Press, 1996.

Levin, Dov
Fighting Back: Lithuanian Jewry's Armed Resistance to the Nazis, 1941-1945
Holmes & Meier, 1985.

Levin, Nora
Rescue and Resistance by Jewish Youth During the Holocaust
Memorial Committee for the Six Million Jewish Martyrs, 1983.

Levine, Allan Gerald
Fugitives of the Forest: The Heroic Story of Jewish Resistance and Survival During the Second World War
Stoddart Publishing Co., 1998.

Lidovski, Eli'ezer
U-sheviv ha-esh lo da'akh (And the bush was not consumed)
Be-hotsa'at Irgun ha-partizanim, lohame ha-mahtarot u-morde ha-geta'ot be-Yi'sra'el, 1986.

Liond, Reuven
Partizan yehudi ba-ya'ar (Jewish partisans in the forest)
Sifriyat po'alim, 1993.

Michel, Henri
The Shadow War: European Resistance 1939-1945
Harper and Row, 1972.

Mountfield, David
The Partisans: Secret Armies of World War Two
Hamlyn Publishing Group, 1979.

Nechama Tec
Resilience and Courage: Women, Men, and the Holocaust
Yale University Press, 2003.

Neshamit, Sarah
ha-pelugah ha51: korot hakevutsah hapartizanit shel Yehude geto Slonim (Unit 5 1: History of the partisan unit of the Slonim Ghetto)
Ghetto Fighters' House and the United Kibbutz Movement, 1990.

Nirenstein, Albert
A Tower from the Enemy: Contributions to a history of Jewish resistance in Poland
The Orion Press, 1959.

Nurnberg, Ralph
The Fighting Jew
1945.

Pell, Joseph, Fred Rosenbaum
Taking Risks: A Jewish Youth in the Soviet Partisans and His Unlikely Life in California
RDR Books, 2004.

Peter Duffy
The Bielsky Brothers: The True Story of Three Men Who Defied the Nazis, Saved 1200 Jews, and Built a Village in the Forest
HarperCollins, 2003.

Porter, Jack, ed
Jewish Partisans: A Documentary of Jewish Resistance in the Soviet Union During World War II, Vol. 1-2
University Press of America, 1982.

Porter, Jack, Esther Ritchie
Jewish Partisan Poems and Stories from WWII
Spencer Press, 1998.

Rich Cohen
The Avengers: A Jewish War Story
A.A. Knopf, 2000.

Ridarelli, Carol Marie
Memories of the Holocaust and Jewish Resistance
C.M. Ridarelli, 1990.

Rings, Werner
Life With the Enemy: Collaboration and Resistance in Hitler's Europe
Doubleday, 1982.

Rose, Leesha
The Tulips Are Red: The Story of A Jewish Girl in the Dutch Resistance During World War II
Yad Vashem, 1992.

Rozett, Robert
Jewish Armed Resistance in Hungary: A Comparative View
Berg, 1997.

Rubin, Sulia Wolozhinski
Against the Tide: The Story of an Unknown Partisan
Posner and Sons, 1980.

Salsitz, Norman, Amalie Petranker Salsitz
Against All Odds
Holocaust Library, 1991.

Salsitz, Norman, Richard Skolnik
A Jewish Boyhood in Poland: Remembering Kolbuszowa
Syracuse University Press, 1992.

Schulman, Faye, Sarah Silberstein Swartz
A Partisanís Memoir: Woman of the Holocaust
Second Story Press, 1995.

Silverman, Peter
From Victims to Victors: The Incredible Saga of Armed Resistance Fighters that Thwarted the Nazis' Goal in the Second World War: The Story of a Small Group of Brave Jews During the Holocaust
Canadian Society for Yad Vashem, 1992.

Sluchowski, Abrasha
Fun geto in di velder (From the ghetto to the forests)
Oyfsnay, 1975.

Smolar, Hersch
Resistance in Minsk
Judah Magnes Memorial Museum, 1966.

Smolar, Hersh
The Minsk Ghetto: Soviet-Jewish Partisans Against the Nazis
Holocaust Publications, 1989.

Smolar, Hersh
Yehudin Sovyetiyim me-ahore gidrot-ha-geto (Soviet Jews behind ghetto walls)
Universitat Tel-Aviv, Bet-ha-sefer le-mada'e haYa-hadut'a. sh. Hayim Rozenberg: moreshet, bet 'edut 'a. sh. Mordekhai Anilevits: Sifriyat po'alim, 1984.

Solomian, Fanny
Woman Facing the Gallows
Wordpro, 1981.

Sonia Minuskin, Harold Minuskin
My Children, My Heroes - Memoirs of a Holocaust Mother
self, 2009.

Sonia Shainwald Orbuch and Fred Rosenbaum
Here, There Are No Sarahs
RDR Books, February 23, 2009.

Stadtler, Bea
The Holocaust: A History of Courage and Resistance
Behrman House, 2005.

Steinberg, Lucien
The Jews Against Hitler: Not as a Lamb
Gordon and Cremonesi, 1978.

Strassmann, Paul
Paul's War: Slovakia, 1938 - 1945
Information Economics Press, 2006.

Suhl, Yuri
Uncle Mishaís Partisans: The Story of Young Freedom Fighters in Nazi-Occupied Europe
Four Winds, 1988.

Suhl, Yuri, ed
They Fought Back: The Story of Jewish Resistance in Nazi Europe
Schocken Books, 1975 (First Published by Crown Publishers in 1967).

Sutin, Jack, Rochelle Sutin
Jack and Rochelle: A Holocaust Story of Love and Resistance
Graywolf Press, 1994.

Tec, Nechama
Defiance: The Bielski Partisans
Oxford University Press, 1994.

Tec, Nechama
Women, Men and the Holocaust
Yale University Press, 2003.

Temchin, Michael
The Witch Doctor: Memoirs of a Partisan
Holocaust Library, 1983.

Trunk, Isaiah
Jewish Responses to Nazi Persecution: Collective and Individual Behavoir in Extremis
Stein and Day, 1979.

Weisbarth, Bracha
To Live and Fight Another Day: The Story of a Jewish Partisan Boy
Mazo Publishers, 2004.

Weitzman, Lenore, Dalia Ofer
Women in the Holocaust
Yale University Press, 1998.

Werner, Harold D., Mark Werner
Fighting Back: A Memoir of Jewish Resistance in World War II
Columbia University Press, 1992.

Wrobel, Eta
My Life, My Way, the Extraordinary Memoir of a Jewish Partisan in WWII Poland
The Wordsmithy, LLC, 2006.

Wygoda, Hermann
In the Shadow of the Swastika
University of Illinois Press, 2003.

Yitzhak Arad
The Partisan: From the Valley of Death to Mount Zion
Holocaust Library

Yoran, Shalom
The Defiant: A True Story of Escape, Survival, and Resistance
St. Martin's Press, 1996.

Zuccotti, Susan
The Italians and the Holocaust: Persecution, Rescue, Survival
Basic Books, 1987.

Zullo, Allen
We Fought Back: Teen Resistors of the Holocaust
Scholastic Inc., 2012.

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Learn how the partisans fought hunger and survived the harsh winter cold. How did they survive? Go to the Films section to view the film that compliments this study guide.

Learn how a determined Ben helped initially free 600 Jews from a Nazi work camp. Go to the Films section to view the film that compliments this study guide.

Find out how a woman partisan earns one of the Soviet Unions highest honors. Go to the Films section to view the film that compliments this study guide.

Meet Frank, a determined fighter who escaped the ghettos and valiantly fought against his oppressors. Go to the Films section to view the film that compliments this study guide.

Many Jews suffered from antisemtism in the partisans, even though they were fighting a common enemy. Read this study guide to learn about the role antisemitism played in and out of the partisan units and how it differed from region to region.