Treblinka

Treblinka

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ISBN Code : 9780452011243
Book Author : Jean-Francois Steiner
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Total Pages : 213

Treblinka Book Detail/ Review :

Nearly a million Jews were consumed by the ovens of Treblinka before August 2, 1943. On that day 600 prisoners armed with stolen guns and grenades attacked the Nazi guards, burned the camp, and fled into the nearby Polish forests. Of these, forty survived to bear witness to mans courage in the face of the greatest evil human history has prdouced.

The Unknown Black Book: The Holocaust in the German-Occupied Soviet Territories

The Unknown Black Book: The Holocaust in the German-Occupied Soviet Territories

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ISBN Code : 9780253349613
Book Author : Joshua Rubenstein
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Total Pages : 402

The Unknown Black Book: The Holocaust in the German-Occupied Soviet Territories Book Detail/ Review :

The Unknown Black Book provides a revelatory compilation of testimonies from Jews who survived open-air massacres and other atrocities carried out by the Germans and their allies in the occupied Soviet territories during World War II -- Ukraine, Belorussia, Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia, and Crimea. These documents are first-hand accounts by survivors of work camps, ghettos,

The Boy: A Holocaust Story

The Boy: A Holocaust Story

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ISBN Code : 9780809030712
Book Author : Dan Porat
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Total Pages : 274

The Boy: A Holocaust Story Book Detail/ Review :

A cobblestone road. A sunny day. A soldier. A gun. A child, arms high in the air. A moment captured on film. But what is the history behind arguably the most recognizable photograph of the Holocaust? In The Boy: A Holocaust Story, the historian Dan Porat unpacks this split second that was immortalized on film and unravels the stories of the individuals�both Jews and Nazis�

Shanghai Escape

Shanghai Escape

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ISBN Code : 9781927583104
Book Author : Kathy Kacer
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Total Pages : 196

Shanghai Escape Book Detail/ Review :

Shanghai, China, seems an unlikely destination for Jewish refugees trying to escape the cruel anti-Semitic laws of Adolf Hitler and his Nazi party before the Second World War. But while most countries were unwilling to give refuge to Jews, China was one place that did. More than twenty thousand European Jews found refuge in Shanghai between 1937 and 1939.Lily Toufar and

Eyewitness Auschwitz: Three Years in the Gas Chambers

Eyewitness Auschwitz: Three Years in the Gas Chambers

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ISBN Code : 9781566632713
Book Author : Filip Muller
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Total Pages : 572

Eyewitness Auschwitz: Three Years in the Gas Chambers Book Detail/ Review :

Filip Muller came to Auschwitz with one of the earliest transports from Slovakia in April 1942 and began working in the gassing installations and crematoria in May. He was still alive when the gassings ceased in November 1944. He saw millions come and disappear; by sheer luck he survived. Muller is neither a historian nor a psychologist; he is a source one of the few priso

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