Additional Resource Materials-Bibliography

The Famine-Genocide in Ukraine 1932-1933.

compiled by Valentina Kuryliw



  1. Canadian Institute of Ukrainian Studies, The Ever-Present Past: Memoirs of Tatiana Kardinalowska.

  2. Chorbajian, L., Shrinian, G., Studies in Comparative Genocide. Palgrave Macmillan, 1999. ( The chapter: “The Ukrainian Famine of 1932-33 by Frank Sysyn is recommended reading.)

  3. Colley M.S., Colley, N.L, “ More Than a Grain of Truth, The Biography of Gareth Richard Vaughan Jones. Nottingham, England, 2005.

  4. Conquest, R., Harvest of Sorrow: Soviet Collectivization and the Terror Famine. . Oxford University Press, 1987.

  5. Dimarov, A., Hutsalo, Y., Zvychayna. O., A Hunger Most Cruel: The Human Face of the 1932- 1933 Terror-Famine in Soviet Ukraine . Language Lantern Publications, 2002. (Short stories on the Famine-Genocide suitable for students.)

  6. Dolot, M., Execution by Hunger: The Hidden Holocaust. W/W. Norton & Company, 1987.

  7. Isajiw, V.W., ed. , Famine-Genocide in Ukraine 1932-1933: Western Archives, Testimonies and Research. Basilian Press, Toronto, 2003.

  8. Kuromiya, H., The Voices f the Dead: Stalin’s Great Terror in the 1930s, , Yale University Press, Dec. 2007.  

  9. Luciuk, L, ed., Holodomor: Reflections on the Great Famine of 1932-1933 in Soviet Ukraine. Kashtan Press, 2008.

  10. Luciuk, L., Not Worthy: Walter Duranty’s Pulitzer Prize and the New York Times, Kashtan Press, 2004. (Media cover-up)

  11. Mace, J., Communism and the Dilemma of National Liberation: National Communism in Soviet Ukraine 1918-1933. Cambridge, Mass., 1983.

  12. Mace, J. “I Was Chosen by Your Dead”, The Day (Kyiv), Feb.18, 2003.

  13. Marples, D., Heroes and Villains: Creating National History in Contemporary Ukraine. Central European University Press, 2008.  

  14. Martin, T., The Affirmative Action Empire: Nations and Nationalism in the Soviet Union, 1923- 1939.

  15. Scott, J.C., Seeing Like a State: How Certain Schemes to Improve Human Condition Have Failed.

  16. Serbyn, R., ed., Holodomor: The Ukrainian Genocide 1932-1933. Canadian American Slavic Studies Journal, Vol. 42, No.3, Fall 2008.

  17. Serbyn, R., Kravchenko, B., Famine in Ukraine, CIUS, 1986.

  18. Shapoval, Y., Letters from Kharkiv. 2008. The truth about the Holodomor through the eyes of Italian diplomats.

  19. Skrypuch, M. Forchuk, Enough. M.Fitzhenry & Whiteside, 2000. (for young people)

  20. Skrypuch, M., Forchuk, ed., Kobzar’s Children: A Century of Untold Ukrainian Stories, “The Ring” . Fitzhenry & Whiteside, 2006. (a short story on the Famine-Genocide).

  21. Viola, L., The War Against the Peasantry 1927-1930: the Tragedy of the Soviet Countryside.

  22. Williams, M., E., ed., Ukrainian Genocide Journal, Issue One, The History of the Holodomor 1932-1933, Sunday, Feb. 25, 2007. Morgan (a collection of articles)