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Witness to the Holocaust

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This edition was published in by Pilgrim Press in New York.

Written in English

649 pages

Here, in one definitive volume, are over one hundred spellbinding eyewitness accounts of a brutal period in history that claimed the lives of millions of innocent victims. After years of painstaking research, Dr. Azriel Eisenberg has assembled -- from diaries, letters, and books -- a monumental collection of writings by people who suffered under Hitler's nightmarish reign. Many of these writings are published here for the first time in English. From all over the world, the young and the old, Jew and Christian, tell their own moving and alarming stories. - Jacket flap.

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Here, in one definitive volume, are over one hundred spellbinding eyewitness accounts of a brutal period in history that claimed the lives of millions of innocent victims. After years of painstaking research, Dr. Azriel Eisenberg has assembled -- from diaries, letters, and books -- a monumental collection of writings by people who suffered under Hitler's nightmarish reign. Many of these writings are published here for the first time in English. From all over the world, the young and the old, Jew and Christian, tell their own moving and alarming stories. - Jacket flap.

Witness to the Holocaust

This edition was published in by Pilgrim Press in New York.


Table of Contents

A crime without equal
Germany goes Nazi
Adolf Hitler
The NSDAP, SS and Gestapo : state within a state
Foreshadowing of doom : from boycott day to Kristallnacht
Silent, passive world
Exodus and flight
War
The destruction and rescue of Jewish books and religious treasures
Deportation
The death camps : Auschwitz
Extermination of Russian and Polish Jewry
Kiddush Ha-shem and Kiddush Ha-Hayyim
Children in the Holocaust
Hiding, "passing," escaping and rescue efforts
Hasidei Umot Haolam : the righteous gentiles
Warsaw Ghetto rebellion
Resistance and rebellion
Jewish partisan fighters
Death marches and liberation
The homecoming
The She'erit Hapletah
Illegal immigration of DPS to Palestine
Grim end and judgment day
Postwar Germany and the Jews
In eternal remembrance
The lessons for mankind
Chronology

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
943.086
Library of Congress
D810.J4 W57 1981, D810.J4 E17 1981

The Physical Object

Format
Hardcover
Pagination
xx, 649 p.
Number of pages
649
Dimensions
24 x x centimeters

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL4110987M
Internet Archive
witnesstoholocau00azri
ISBN 10
0829804323
ISBN 13
9780829804324
LC Control Number
80025961
OCLC/WorldCat
6916282
Library Thing
7898565

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