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Voices of Resilience is a collection of oral history stories from Holocaust survivors from the Soviet Union who have settled in Calgary. Published by Jewish Family Service Calgary (2010)


Irena contributed to the collection by translating from Russian to English:

My Family’s Fate in the Russian Tragedy and the Holocaust by Joseph Averbukh

Children of the War: Our Contributions to the Victory by Efim Galperin

What I Remember by Olga Groysman

Memories of the Past by Alexander Oussatinski

The School of My Life by Leib Treitman

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