Ukraine’s Vanquished Jews: Daunting struggle to preserve Jewish heritage
July 14, 2011, 10:24 p.m. | Ukraine
— by Natalia A. Feduschak
One of the few synagogues in Lviv that survived Nazi occupation during World War II.
© Pavlo Palamarchuk
Editor’s Note: This is the fourth in a five-part series that examines the Holocaust in western Ukraine that nearly wiped out its 500,000-member Jewish community during Nazi Germany’s occupation in World War II. This segment tells the story of one man’s race against time to find and preserve the
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