48 hours of Kristallnacht : night of destruction/dawn of the Holocaust : an oral history (Book, 2008) [WorldCat.org]
skip to content
New WorldCat.org coming soon
48 hours of Kristallnacht : night of destruction/dawn of the Holocaust : an oral history
Checking...

48 hours of Kristallnacht : night of destruction/dawn of the Holocaust : an oral history

Author: Mitchell Geoffrey Bard; Mazal Holocaust Collection.
Publisher: Guilford, Conn. : Lyons Press, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
The first book to thoroughly chronicle this pivotal event by presenting a wide array of eyewitness testimony, much of it previously unpublished, and to set the event firmly in historical context.
Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Nonfiction
History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Mitchell Geoffrey Bard; Mazal Holocaust Collection.
ISBN: 9781599214450 1599214458 9781599219660 1599219662
OCLC Number: 213838613
Description: xiv, 240 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: Warning signs --
A harsh childhood --
Coming of age, and heroes of another age --
Good-bye daddy --
Walking through the looking glass --
Synagogues aflame --
Righteous Germans --
Taking lives --
The road to hell --
Heinrich Müller's orders to all Gestapo offices --
Heydrich's instructions for Kristallnacht --
Estimated number of Jews killed in the final solution --
Partial list of towns in which synagogues were destroyed --
Jewish emigration from the greater Reich (including Austria and Czechoslovakia) --
Shoah Foundation testimonies.
Other Titles: Forty-eight hours of Kristallnacht
Dawn of the Holocaust an oral history
Responsibility: Mitchell G. Bard.
More information:

Abstract:

The first book to thoroughly chronicle this pivotal event by presenting a wide array of eyewitness testimony, much of it previously unpublished, and to set the event firmly in historical context.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"Gripping oral history . . . A searing depiction of the Holocaust's opening ceremonies." --Kirkus Reviews "The further away we get from the years of the Holocaust, the more necessary it is to Read more...

 
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.