History of Jews in the USSR; Soviet Jewry Movement in the USSR

Stuart Altshuler
From Exodus to Freedom: The History of the Soviet Jewry Movement

Michael Beizer
Publications: Online bibliography

Yosef Begun (C), Jack Canfield, Mark Victor Hansen and Rabbi Dov Peretz Elkins
Chicken Soup for the Jewish Soul, 1998

Michael Beizer,
Our Legacy: The CIS Synagogues, Past and Present,
JDC, Jerusalem-Moscow, 2002

Freedman, Robert O.
Soviet Jewry in the 1980's
Duke University Press, 1989

The following four editions are by Martin Gilbert:

The Jews of Russia: Their History in Maps and Photographs
UK hardback (National Council for Soviet Jewry), 1976; UK, 1976, paperback; second edition, 1977; third edition, 1979.

Russian History Atlas
UK/ USA, 1972, hardback and paperback (revised, updated editions, 1994, 2002, 3rd edition, Routledge)

Jews of Hope, The Plight of Soviet Jewry Today
UK (Macmillan), USA (Elisabeth Sifton Books-Viking) 1984; hardback. UK paperback (Penguin), 1986

Shcharansky: Hero of Our Time
UK (Macmillan); USA (Viking-Elizabeth Sifton Books), hardback 1986; paperback 1989 (UK paperback, Penguin).

Zvi Y. Gitelman
A Century of Ambivalence: The Jews of Russia and the Soviet Union, 1881 to the Present (Paperback) IUP 1988, 2001

Eduard Kuznetsov,
Prison Diaries,
New York, 1975.

Benjamin Pinkus
The Jews of the Soviet Union: The History of a National Minority
Cambridge Russian, Soviet and Post-Soviet Studies (Paperback) 1990

Chaim Potok, Leonid Slepak , Vladimir Slepak , Alexander Slepak and Maria Slepak
The Gates of November: Chronicles of the Slepak Family
Random House, 1996, 1997. 272 pp.

Yaacov Ro'i
The Struggle for Soviet Jewish Emigration, 1948-1967
(Cambridge Russian, Soviet and Post-Soviet Studies) (Paperback), CUP, 2003

Alexander Voronel
Jewishness rediscovered: Jewish identity in the Soviet Union
Anti-Defamation League of B'nai B'rith 1974. ASIN: B00070SBOU. 72pp.

The Soviet Jewry Struggle in Israel

Petrus Buwalda
They Did Not Dwell Alone: Jewish Emigration from the Soviet Union, 1967-1990
Woodrow Wilson Center Press (Hardcover)
Diplomatic & Israeli action.

The Soviet Jewry Struggle in the USA;

The Diplomatic Struggle for Soviet Jewry

Richard Cohen
Let my people go! Today's documentary story of Soviet Jewry's struggle to be free.
New York, Popular Library [1971]

Murray Friedman and Albert D. Chernin, Eds.,
A Second Exodus: The American Movement to Free Soviet Jews
265 pages, Brandeis University Press, $45 hardcover, $17.95 paperback.

Fred A. Lazin
The Struggle for Soviet Jewry in American Politics: Israel versus the American Jewish Establishment
(Studies in Public Policy) (Paperback)

William W. Orbach
The American Movement to Aid Soviet Jews

Mark Podwal
Let My People Go, a Haggadah
ILLUSTRATED (Hardcover), Darien House, Inc. (1972)


Birobidzhan: Stalin's Forgotten Zion 1928-1996
online exhibition, 35 panels.

Beyond the Pale
Major historical and photographic exhibition, all-in-one guide [bilingual]

Let My People Go, Poster: http://www.pbs.org/now/photo_essay19/4.html

Yeshiva University
Photogallery: 9 images of Soviet Jewry demonstrations across the USA

Let My People Go (1971) Film
Yossi Goddard, IFS/MFA; Steven Spielberg Archive
The plight of Soviet Jewry attempting to emigrate to Israel during the 1960s-1970s.
Duration:  00:25:14 ; Language:  English
Addio Mosca (Farewell Moscow). Film
About Ida Nudel, starring Liv Ullman [1987]
NYT Review of film:

Yosef Begun: Human Rights Limited.  Film
WZO/Steven Spielberg Archive
About former Prisoner of Zion, Yosef Begun.
Year:  198?; Duration:  00:24:40; Language:  English

Refusenik: the movie.
Laura Bialis' widely acclaimed new film about the Refuseniks.





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