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Denying the Holocaust : the growing assault on truth and memory

Author: Deborah E Lipstadt; Mazal Holocaust Collection.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Plume, ©1993
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The author shows how, despite witnesses and evidence to the contrary, this irrational idea has not only continued to gain adherents but has become an internationally organized movement. She argues vehemently against giving Holocaust deniers a forum in the name of free speech or freedom of the press and she details the efforts of California revisionist Bradley Smith, who pushed a "Holocaust was a hoax" campaign in  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Deborah E Lipstadt; Mazal Holocaust Collection.
ISBN: 0452272742 9780452272743
OCLC Number: 29520693
Notes: Originally published: New York : Free Press, ©1993.
Description: xxi, 278 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Canaries in the mine : Holocaust denial and the limited power of reason --
The antecedents : history, conspiracy, and fantasy --
In the shadow of World War II : denial's initial steps --
The first stirrings of denial in America --
Austin J. App : the world of immoral equivalencies --
Denial : a tool of the radical right --
Entering the mainstream : the case of Arthur Butz --
The Institute for Historical Review --
The gas chamber controversy --
The battle for the campus --
Watching on the Rhine : the future course of Holocaust denial --
Appendix: Twisting the truth : Zyklon-B, the gas chambers, and the Diary of Anne Frank.
Responsibility: Deborah E. Lipstadt ; with a new preface by the author.
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There are those who insist that the death of six million Jews and other persecuted people in Nazi concentration camps is nothing but a hoax perpetuated by a powerful Zionist conspiracy. This book  Read more...

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