Holocaust Studies

  • A Hidden Jewish Child from Belgium

    A Hidden Jewish Child from Belgium


    Survival, Scars and Healing

    Lazarus, Francine

    Francine Lazarus survived WWII in Belgium hidden with strangers, isolated from her family, and moved from place to place. She witnessed murder and was often injured herself. With her father murdered in Auschwitz, her story continues post-war with the young Francine, neglected and abused by her...

  • A History of the Holocaust

    A History of the Holocaust

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    Friedman, Saul S.

    A History of the Holocaust is a detailed, factual account of what happened across Europe during the Holocaust, with balanced coverage of each country. The Holocaust was unique within the context of the Second World War because Jews were disproportionately represented among the civilian casualties in that conflict....

  • A Holocaust Crossroads

    A Holocaust Crossroads

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    Jewish Women and Children in Ravensbruck

    Edited by: Dublon-Knebel, Irith

    Ravensbruck was the only major Nazi concentration camp built for women. Its history constitutes a crossroads in the various stages of the Third Reich's persecution of women accused of offending the Nazi state and of those ethnically and racially persecuted. Women from...

  • After Mussolini

    After Mussolini


    Jewish Life and Jewish Memories in Post-Fascist Italy

    Schwarz, Guri

    After Mussolini explores the genesis of the 'myth of the good Italian.' This myth was deliberately promoted by the Italian Foreign Ministry, which aimed to obtain a non-punitive peace treaty by distancing the nation from German guilt. Through in-depth research, the book...

  • Antisemitism - The Generic Hatred

    Antisemitism - The Generic Hatred

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    Essays in Memory of Simon Wiesenthal

    Edited by: Fineberg, Michael; Samuels, Shimon; Weitzman, Mark

    Dedicated to the memory of the 'conscience of the Holocaust', Simon Wiesenthal - to whom it offers a number of personal tributes - this book brings together essays by a wide variety of authors on antisemitism and related...

  • Approaching the Holocaust

    Approaching the Holocaust

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    Texts and Contexts

    Rozett, Robert

    This is a unique book, comprising seven essays designed to make the reader think more critically about the Holocaust. It combines the author's familiarity with the history, research, bibliography and teaching of the Holocaust, to present clear examples of the importance of approaching the subject critically. It...

  • Battle for Auschwitz

    Battle for Auschwitz


    Catholic-Jewish Relations Under Strain

    Klein, Emma

    96 pages

    Copyright: 9/1/2001

  • Belsen 1945

    Belsen 1945


    New Historical Perspectives

    Edited by: Bardgett, Suzanne; Cesarani, David

    Recent years have brought a more intimate understanding of how survivors experienced the liberation of Bergen-Belsen, of the challenge faced by the army and medical relief teams who buried the dead and tried to save lives, how this effort was recorded at the...

  • Ben Helfgott

    Ben Helfgott


    The Story of One of the Boys

    Freedland, Michael

    This is not just the story of another Holocaust survivor. After all, very few survivors would, just a few years after liberation, become Olympic athletes. It is a story Michael Freedland tells after dozens of interviews with Ben himself, as well as with...

  • Between Auschwitz and Jerusalem

    Between Auschwitz and Jerusalem

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    Jewish Collective Identity in Crisis

    Gorny, Yosef

    This book analyzes the dialectic relations between the two major components of the collective Jewish identity - the Holocaust and the state of Israel. The symbolic points for the beginning and the end of From Auschwitz to Jerusalem are the Eichmann trial in Israel and...