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The bombing of Auschwitz : should the allies have attempted it?

Author: Michael J Neufeld; Michael Berenbaum; United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A series of essays on questions surrounding a proposed Allied bombing campaign on Auschwitz in 1944.
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Genre/Form: Congress
Congresses
Conference papers and proceedings
Actes de congrès
Congrès
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael J Neufeld; Michael Berenbaum; United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.
ISBN: 0312198388 9780312198381
OCLC Number: 41368222
Notes: Based on a symposium held April 30, 1993 at the Smithsonian Institution, sponsored jointly by the National Air and Space Museum and the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.
"Published in association with the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum."
Description: xvii, 350 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction to the controversy / Michael J. Neufeld --
The allies and the holocaust / Gerhard L. Weinberg --
Auschwitz partially decoded / Richard Breitman --
Allied air power; objectives and capabilities / Tami Davis Biddle --
The aerial photos of the Auschwitz-Birkenau extermination complex / Dino A. Brugioni --
The contemporary case for the feasibility of bombing Auschwitz / Martin Gilbert --
The allies and Auschwitz: a participant's view / Gerhart M. Riegner --
The bombing of Auschwitz re-examined / James H. Kitchens III. The bombing of Auschwitz revisited; a critical analysis / Richard H. Levy --
Could the allies have bombed Auschwitz-Birkenau? / Stuart G. Erdheim --
Bombing Auschwitz; U.S. Fifteenth Air Force and the military aspects of a possible attack / Rondall R. Rice --
Auschwitz / Walter Laqueur --
Bombing Auschwitz and the politics of the Jewish question during World War II / Henry L. Feingold --
Monday-morning quarterbacking and the bombing of Auschwitz / Williamson Murray --
The bombing of Auschwitz; comments on a historical speculation / Richard G. Davis --
The failure to rescue and contemporary American Jewish historiography of the Holocaust; judging from a distance / Deborah E. Lipstadt --
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Responsibility: edited by Michael J. Neufeld and Michael Berenbaum.
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Could the Allies have destroyed the gas chambers of Auschwitz-Birkenau in 1944, saving the lives of thousands of Holocaust victims? Could they have cut the railway lines leading to Auschwitz,  Read more...

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