He fought the Nazis
almost on his own, and survived. This month, at the age of 88, he passed away.
Shalom Yoran, a Holocaust
survivor and former partisan who was born as Selim Sznycer in Warsaw,
died in Manhattan on September 9 after a long illness. A decade ago he
published his war memoir, "The Defiant. A True Story of Jewish Vengeance
and Survival," which describes a survival journey that lasted several