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A history of the Holocaust

Author: Saul S Friedman
Publisher: London ; Portland, OR : Vallentine Mitchell, 2004.
Series: Parkes-Wiener series on Jewish studies.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"A History of the Holocaust is a detailed account of what happened across Europe during the Holocaust, with balanced coverage of each country. A History of the Holocaust is intended as a textbook, not a philosophical interpretation of the Holocaust. Written in a highly accessible style, it is addressed to students in the hope that they will be inspired to read more, to question and become actively involved in the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Friedman, Saul S., 1932-
History of the Holocaust.
London ; Portland, OR : Vallentine Mitchell, 2004
(OCoLC)607620939
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Saul S Friedman
ISBN: 0853034354 9780853034353 0853034273 9780853034278
OCLC Number: 52495231
Description: xii, 494 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm.
Contents: The Jews: a history of persecution --
Rehearsal for destruction: the Jews of Tsarist Russia --
The witches' brew of fascism --
The metapolitics of Nazism --
Hitler and the end of Weimar --
Gleichschaltung: the Nazi consolidation of power --
The year of decision: 1938 --
World War II begins: the Polish ghettos --
Blitzkrieg in the west: Holland --
Belgium and Luxembourg --
Vichy France --
Fear of fascism: America before Pearl Harbor --
Germany: purge of the contragenics --
The last Jews of Germany --
The invasion of Russia: Einsatzgruppen --
Wannsee: the saga of Czech Jewry --
Aktion Reinhard --
Jewish armed resistance --
Yugoslavia: the dysfunctional state --
Romania: the Hamans of Moldavia --
Greece: destruction of a Sephardic civilization --
Co-belligerents: Bulgaria and Finland --
Italy: the reluctant ally --
The humanitarians: the Vatican and the Red Cross --
The European neutrals --
Righteous gentiles: Denmark and Norway --
The Middle East --
Great Britain and the United States --
The last chapter: Hungary --
Extermination: Auschwitz --
Punishing the guilty --
Final thoughts.
Series Title: Parkes-Wiener series on Jewish studies.
Responsibility: Saul S. Friedman.
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"A History of the Holocaust is a detailed account of what happened across Europe during the Holocaust, with balanced coverage of each country. A History of the Holocaust is intended as a textbook, not a philosophical interpretation of the Holocaust. Written in a highly accessible style, it is addressed to students in the hope that they will be inspired to read more, to question and become actively involved in the problems of our world."--BOOK JACKET.

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