Jan T. Gross, Professor of Politics and European Studies, New York University, and Contributions by Irena Grudzinska Gross, Associate Research Scholar, Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures, Princeton University
Jan Gross is Professor of Politics and European Studies at New York University. He is the author of Neighbors: The Destruction of the Jewish Community in Jedwabne, Poland
, a National Book Award finalist. Irena Grudzinska Gross is Associate Research Scholar in the Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures, at Princeton University.
"Rarely can a book of such short length have touched on such large questions about history, memory, and human behaviour in dark times." - David Cesarani, Literary Review
"While British academics anxiously ruminate on how to demonstrate their `impact' on the wider world to earn government funding, Jan Gross provides a powerful example of a scholar who has shaped a nation's collective self-understanding." - Times Literary Supplement
Preface - Behind the Photograph
- The Killing Field: 1
- Digging in the Killing Fields: 2