Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.
CWU Libraries logo
Ask a Librarian chat image Ask the Libraries

Holocaust and Genocide Studies

A guide to resources on the Holocaust and other instances of genocide


The Holodomor was a man-made famine of biblical proportions that took place in Ukraine in 1932-1933. The death toll of 5-7 million has led to comparisons with the Holocaust. It resulted from policies of agricultural collectivization and aggressive quotas levied by the Soviet government, which were staunchly resisted by the Ukrainian peasantry ("Ukraine," Encyclopedia Britannica).

Recommended Books