Holocaust Studies

  • Echoes of a Lost Voice

    Echoes of a Lost Voice

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    Encounters with Primo Levi

    Calcagno, Giorgio; Poli, Gabriella

    Edited by: Angier, Carole

    Primo Levi - chemist, Italian, Jew, survivor of Auschwitz - was one of the greatest writers of the twentieth century. His masterpiece, If This Is a Man, is still one of the most widely read books on the...

  • Extermination Camp Treblinka

    Extermination Camp Treblinka

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    Chrostowski, Witold

    Although Auschwitz is probably the most well known of the Nazi extermination camps, it is Treblinka which is the most notorious. During the 13 months of its existence, 850,000 were robbed and murdered within its precincts. This camp, along with Belzec and Sobibor, also located in Poland, are often...

  • Fascism and the Jews

    Fascism and the Jews


    Italy and Britain

    Edited by: Garau, Salvatore; Tilles, Daniel

    Interwar European fascism is inextricably associated with anti-semitism - and, in particular, the destructive racial ideology and policies of the Nazis. Certainly, as the period progressed, anti-semitism did become an increasingly integral ideological component for European fascist movements, with Italy and Britain as...

  • Film and the Shoah in France and Italy

    Film and the Shoah in France and Italy

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    Lichtner, Giacomo

    Film and the Shoah in France and Italy is a uniquely comparative analysis of the role of cinema in the development of collective memories of the Shoah in these countries. The work follows a chronological structure of which three French documentaries - Night and Fog, The Sorrow, and The...

  • Forgetting to Remember

    Forgetting to Remember


    Religious Remembrance and the Literary Response to the Holocaust

    Marshall, Sheridan

    Forgetting to Remember examines the remembrance of the Holocaust in literary texts by six European writers: Paul Celan, Geoffrey Hill, Gunter Grass, Imre Kertesz, Peter Weiss, and Samuel Beckett. Close readings of canonical texts - such as Grass's The Tin Drum...

  • From Nuremberg to Hollywood

    From Nuremberg to Hollywood


    The Holocaust and the Courtroom in American Fictive Film

    Jordan, James

    From Nuremberg to Hollywood is a transformative book that explores the evolving relationship between the act of bearing witness to the Holocaust in the courtroom, and how this is perceived and imagined by American film. The book transforms the discipline by...

  • From the Protocols of the Elders of Zion to Holocaust Denial Trials

    From the Protocols of the Elders of Zion to Holocaust Denial Trials

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    Challenging the Media, the Law and the Academy

    Edited by: Herman, Gerald; Kaufman, Debra; Phillips, David; Ross, James

    Reacting to the Irving / Lipstadt trial, the editors of this volume sought to use this latest trial as a catalyst to investigate the larger question that arose from what is now a century...

  • From Victim to Survivor

    From Victim to Survivor


    The Emergence and Development of the Holocaust Witness, 1941-1949

    Taft, Margaret

    This original study into the development of the Holocaust witness is a groundbreaking contribution to the scholarship of early Holocaust testimony. From Victim to Survivor challenges the prevailing view that the Eichmann trial in 1961 was the impetus for the public...

  • Genocide, the World Wars and the Unweaving of Europe

    Genocide, the World Wars and the Unweaving of Europe


    Bloxham, Donald

    The murder of at least one million Armenian Christians in 1915-16 and of some six million Jews from 1939-45 were the most extreme instances of mass murder in the First and Second World Wars respectively. This book examines the development and dynamics of both genocides. While bringing out the...

  • Governments-in-Exile and the Jews during the Second World War

    Governments-in-Exile and the Jews during the Second World War


    Edited by: Jordan, James; Lanicek, Jan

    While the examination of bystanders to the Holocaust has constituted an important part of Holocaust research in the last decades, historians have focused mainly on the two major Western Allied powers, the United States and the United Kingdom. This book broadens this important research area...