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The Holocaust and World War II almanac

Author: Peggy Saari; Aaron Maurice Saari
Publisher: Detroit : Gale Group, ©2001.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peggy Saari; Aaron Maurice Saari
ISBN: 0787650188 9780787650186 0787650196 9780787650193 078765020X 9780787650209 0787650633 9780787650636
OCLC Number: 44979705
Description: 3 v. : ill. ; 29 cm.
Contents: v. 1. 1. Prelude to War --
Protocols of the Elders of Zion --
2. Evolution of the Nazi Party --
Excerpt from Mein Kampf (''My Struggle'') / Adolf Hitler --
3. The Institutionalization of Anti-Semitism --
Excerpt from Outcast : A Jewish Girl in Wartime Berlin / Inge Deutschkron --
Nuremberg Laws on Citizenship and Race --
Interview in Frauen : German Women Recall the Third Reich / Frau Wilhelmine Haferkamp --
''Barracks 26'' from The Other Victims / Pastor Christian Reger --
''Elisabeth's Family : Twelve Jehovah's Witnesses Faithful unto Death'' from The Other Victims / Elisabeth Kusserow --
Newspaper account of Kristallnacht / Otto D. Tolischus --
4. World War II Begins --
''Blood, Toil, Tears, and Sweat,'' "Be Ye Men of Valour,'' and ''Their Finest Hour'' / Winton Churchill --
5. Life in Occupied Poland --
''A Silent Protest against Sterilization,'' from The Other Victims / Franziska Schwarz --
6. The Warsaw Ghetto --
Excerpt from Scroll of Agony : The Warsaw Diary of Chaim A. Kaplan / Chaim A. Kaplan --
Excerpt from A Square of Sky / Janina David --
Excerpt from The Warsaw Ghetto : A Christian's Testimony / Wladyslaw Bartoszewski --
7. The Expansion of War --
The Atlantic Charter / Winston Churchill and Franklin D. Roosevelt --
Excerpt from ''Hitler's Order of the Day to the German Troops on the Eastern Front'' / Adolf Hitler --
Excerpt from Iron Coffins : A Personal Account of the German U-Boat Battles of World War II / Herbert A. Werner --
8. Nazi Policy in the Soviet Union --
Excerpt from Surviving the Holocaust : The Kovno Ghetto Diary / Avraham Tory --
9. The United States Enters the War --
''A Date Which Will Live in Infamy'' / Franklin D. Roosevelt --
10. The Allies Alter the Course of the War --
Excerpts from The War, 1939-1945 / Erwin Rommel --
11. The Death Camps --
Excerpt from The Terezin Diary of Gonda Redlich / Egon ''Gonda'' Redlich --
12. Auschwitz --
Excerpt from The Cage / Ruth Minsky Sender --
Excerpt from Survival in Auschwitz : The Nazi Assault on Humanity / Primo Levi --
Excerpt from Death Dealer : The Memoirs of the SS Kommandant at Auschwitz / Rudolf Hoss --
13. Life and Death in Nazi-Occupied Denmark and the Netherlands --
Excerpt from Heroic Heart : The Diary and Letters of Kim Malthe-Brunn, 1941-1945 / Kim Malthe-Bruun --
Excerpt from The Diary of a Young Girl / Anne Frank --
Excerpt from An Interrupted Life : The Diaries, 1941-1943, and Letters from Westerbork / Etty Hillesum --
14. Life and Death in Nazi-Occupied France --
15. The Jews and Germany's Allies : Italy and Hungary --
Excerpt from Letters and Dispatches, 1924-1944 / Raoul Wallenberg --
v. 2. 16. Life in Europe During the War --
Excerpt from Hannah Senesh : Her Life & Diary / Hannah Senesh --
Schindler's List : Excerpt from the book / Thomas Keneally --
Excerpt from Hiding to Survive : Stories of Jewish Children Rescued from the Holocaust / Hirsch Grunstein --
17. Operation Overlord --
Excerpt from Voices of D-Day : The Story of the Allied Invasion Told by Those Who Were There / Veterans of D-Day --
18. Spies and Scientists --
Excerpt of Truman's comments on the Manhattan Project from Memoirs by Harry S Truman, Volume I, Year of Decisions / Harry S Truman --
19. The Home Front --
Excerpt from Since You Went Away : World War II Letters from American Women on the Home Front / Catherine ''Renee'' Young Pike --
''A Black Woman's Wartime Journey,'' excerpt from All Is Never Said : The Narrative of Odette Harper Hines / Judith Rollins and Odette Harper Hines --
Excerpt from I Am an American : A True Story of Japanese Internment / Jerry Stanley --
Excerpts from Slacks and Calluses : Our Summer in a Bomber Factory / Constance Bowman and Clara Marie Allen --
World War II Nurses : Excerpt from No Time for Fear : Voices of American Military Nurses in World War II --
20. Art, Entertainment, and Propaganda --
Excerpt from Portrait of Myself / Margaret Bourke-White --
''Notes from a Battered Country,'' ''The Death of Captain Waskow,'' ''I Thought It Was the End,'' ''Waiting for Tomorrow,'' and ''On Victory in Europe,'' excerpts from Ernie's War : The Best of Ernie Pyle's World War II Dispatches / Ernie Pyle --
Excerpts from Up Front / Bill Mauldin --
21. The Fall of Nazi Germany --
''Meet Company I,'' excerpt from Company Commander / Charles B. MacDonald --
Excerpt from Citizen Soldiers : The U.S. Army from the Normandy Beaches to the Bulge to the Surrender of Germany / Stephen E. Ambrose --
Excerpt from Inside the Third Reich / Albert Speer --
Radio Report : The Liberation of Buchenwald, excerpt from In Search of Light : The Broadcasts of Edward R. Murrow, 1938-1961 / Edward R. Murrow --
Excerpt from Playing for Time / Fania Fenelon --
23. The War Against Japan --
Excerpt from With the Old Breed at Peleliu and Okinawa / E. B. Sledge --
24. The Defeat of Japan --
Excerpt from The Hiroshima Maidens : A Story of Courage, Compassion, and Survival / Rodney Barker --
Statement on the Surrender of Japan / Harry S Truman --
24. Judgments : The Nuremberg Trials --
Opening Address for the United States Delivered at the Nuremberg Trials, November 21, 1945 / Justice Robert H. Jackson --
Excerpt from Eichmann in Jerusalem / Hannah Arendt --
''The Knife,'' excerpt from The Murderers among Us : The Simon Wiesenthal Memoirs / Simon Wiesenthal --
25. Remembering the Holocaust --
''Why I Write,'' an essay included in From the Kingdom of Memory : Reminiscences / Elie Wiesel --
Excerpt from All But My Life / Gerda Weissmann Klein --
Excerpt from Summer of My German Soldier / Bette Greene --
26. Recovery from World War II --
Appendix A. Jewish Victims of the Holocaust --
Appendix B. Nuremberg War Crime Trials --
Appendix C. Japanese War Crimes : The Tokyo Trials --
Appendix D. World War II and Holocaust Film Overview --
v. 3. Anielewicz, Mordecai --
Baeck, Leo --
Barbie, Nikolaus (Klaus) --
Bernadotte, Folke --
Bettelheim, Bruno --
Bonhoeffer, Dietrich --
Bormann, Martin --
Bourke-White, Margaret --
Brandt, Karl --
Braun, Eva --
Capra, Frank --
Carl, Ann B. --
Chamberlain, Neville --
Chiang Kai-Shek --
Churchill, Winston --
Cochran, Jacqueline --
Comfort Women, The --
Coughlin, Charles E. --
Czerniakow, Adam --
Davis, Benjamin O., Jr. --
Davis, Benjamin O., Sr. --
de Gaulle, Charles --
Demjanjuk, John --
Doolittle, James Harold --
Draenger, Shimson and Tova --
Eichmann, (Otto) Adolf --
Einstein, Albert --
Eisenhower, Dwight D. --
Frank, Anne --
Frank, Hans --
Frankl, Viktor E. --
Fry, Varian M. --
Gies, Miep --
Gillars, Mildred (''Axis Sally'') --
Goebbels, Joseph --
Goring, Hermann --
Grossman, Mendel --
Groves, Leslie Richard --
Grynszpan, Herschel --
Hallowes, Odette Marie Celine --
Hess, Rudolf --
Heydrich, Reinhard --
Himmler, Heinrich --
Hirohito --
Hirschfeld, Magnus --
Hitler, Adolf --
Hobby, Oveta Culp --
Hoss, Rudolf --
Jaggerstatter, Franz --
Khan, Noor Inayat --
Klarsfeld, Beate and Serge --
Koch, Karl and Ilse --
Korczak, Janusz --
Korematsu, Fred T. --
Krupp, Alfried Felix Alwyn --
Leitner, Isabella (Katz) --
MacArthur, Douglas --
Marshall, George C. --
Mauldin, Bill --
Mengele, Josef --
Miller, Glenn --
Montgomery, Bernard --
Muller, Heinrich --
Murrow, Edward R. --
Mussolini, Benito --
Navajo Code Talkers, The --
Nimitz, Chester W. --
Oppenheimer, J. Robert --
Patton, George Smith, Jr. --
Petain, Philippe --
Pius XII, Pope --
Pyle, Ernie --
Quisling, Vidkun --
Rankin, Jeannette --
Riefenstahl, Leni --
Robota, Roza --
Rohm, Ernst --
Rommel, Erwin --
Roosevelt, Franklin D. --
''Rosie the Riveter'' --
Roth-Hano, Renee --
Schindler, Oskar --
Scholl, Hans and Sophie --
Schulte, Eduard Reinhold Karl --
Senesh, Hannah --
Spruance, Raymond A. --
Stalin, Joseph --
Stangl, Franz --
Stein, Edith --
Stojka, Karl --
Sugihara, Chiune --
Taylor, Telford --
ten Boom, Corrie --
Thompson, Dorothy --
Tito, Josip Broz --
Toguri, Iva --
Tojo, Hideki --
Truman, Harry S --
Tuskegee Airmen, The --
von Ribbentrop, Joachim --
Wallenberg, Raoul Gustav --
Weglyn, Michiko Nishiura --
Wiesel, Elie --
Wiesenthal, Simon.
Other Titles: Holocaust and World War 2 almanac
Responsibility: Peggy Saari, Aaron Maurice Saari, editors ; Kathleen J. Edgar, Ellice Engdahl, coordinating editors.

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