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The holocaust in historical perspective

by Yehuda Bauer

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Published by University of Washington Press in Seattle, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)

  • Edition Notes

    StatementYehuda Bauer.
    SeriesThe Samuel and Althea Stroum lectures in Jewish studies
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD810.J4
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix,181p. ;
    Number of Pages181
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21236952M
    ISBN 100295959029
    OCLC/WorldCa16598824

    Much of the good literature about the Holocaust is painful, says Franklin. “I guess there’s a part of me that can’t believe that the Holocaust can be a trend in the way that vampire YA is a Author: Patrick Freyne. The Holocaust in historical perspective. Seattle: University of Washington Press. MLA Citation. Bauer, Yehuda. The Holocaust in historical perspective / Yehuda Bauer University of Washington Press Seattle Australian/Harvard Citation. Bauer, Yehuda. , The Holocaust in historical perspective / Yehuda Bauer University of Washington.

    This book is a valuable and challenging contribution for readers, especially historians, with an interest in how the positioning of stories about the past shapes the present. 1 Laura Levitt, American Jewish Loss after the Holocaust (New York: New York University Press, ), 8. 2 Ibid., Deborah Dwork, Author, Robert Jan Pelt, Van, Joint $ (p) ISBN

    But, just as we now recognize the limits of a book that depicts slaves only from the perspective of slave owners, it seems to me that something important is missing when a book about the Holocaust Author: Ruth Franklin. Buy The Holocaust books from today. Find our best selection and offers online, with FREE Click & Collect or UK delivery.


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With this volume, Steven T. Katz initiates the provocative argument that the Holocaust is a singular event in human history. Unlike any previous work on the subject, The Holocaust in Historical Context maintains that the Holocaust is the only example of true genocide--a systematic attempt to kill all the members of a group--in by: The Holocaust In Historical Perspective book.

Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers/5. The Holocaust in Historical Perspective Paperback – May 1, by Yehuda Bauer (Author) › Visit Amazon's Yehuda Bauer Page.

Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author. Learn about Author Central Cited by: As The Holocaust in Historical Context amply demonstrates, Katz is a scholar with inexhaustible energy and overpowering erudition.

He has a working knowledge of Hebrew, Yiddish, French, German, Italian, Spanish, and Latin, and is a veritable one-man history and theology department, capable of entering deeply into a daunting range of topics and rethinking the issues at stake.

The object of this small volume, originally delivered as a set of lectures, is to reexamine some of the central historical and ethical issues raised by the Nazis' mass murder of the Jews, and to dispel the myths and legends (even outright falsifications) that have come to veil that harsh reality.

Bauer is head of the Institute of Contemporary Jewry at the Hebrew University, and he writes with. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Simultaneously published, Seattle: University of Washington Press. Description: ix, pages ; 21 cm.

Get this from a library. The Holocaust in historical perspective. [Yehuda Bauer] -- Features chapters on Nazi antisemitism, Holocaust denial, Axis and Allied bystanders, and the. Before the Holocaust: Historical Anti-Semitism & Hitler’s Rise to Power.

Anti-Semitism in Europe did not begin with Adolf use of the term itself dates only to the s, there is. Excluded genres: poetry, all novels, and scientific books. Our publishing schedule is pretty full. At the moment we are looking at publishing dates in the Spring of Please keep this in mind if you are in a particular hurry to see your non-fiction book online.

We are currently only accepting Holocaust memoirs and Holocaust related literature. eloquent work, a major contribution to Holocaust historiography. The first chapter traces the background of Nazi antisemitism, outlines the actual murder campaign, and poses questions regarding the reaction in the West, especially on the part of American Jewish by:   Focusing on the twentieth century, this collection of essays by leading international experts offers an up-to-date, comprehensive history and analysis of multiple cases of genocide and genocidal acts.

The book contains studies of the Armenian genocide; the victims of Stalinist terror; the Holocaust; and Imperial Japan. Contributors explore colonialism and address the fate of the indigenous. For more reading about the past, check out our lists of World War II Books for Kids and Historical Fiction.

Browse Books About the Holocaust. All ages; powerful Holocaust book offers unique perspective. By John Boyne () ( Twins' lives are torn apart in haunting Holocaust book. By Jane Yolen () ( Book. German Memory Contests: The Quest for Identity in Literature, Film and Discourse since Yehuda Bauer, The Holocaust in Historical Perspective (Seattle: University of Washington Press Author: John Patrick Fox.

The Holocaust in Historical Perspective Yehuda Bauer The Holocaust in Historical Perspective Yehuda Bauer The Holocaust in Historical Perspective Yehuda Bauer Between andthe Nazi regime em­ barked on a deliberate policy of mass murder that resulted in the deaths of nearly six million Jews.

What the Nazis attempted was nothingCited by:   Louis Marchesano, Collections Curator of Visual Resources The Getty Research Institute for the History of Art and the Humanities Getty Center Dr., SuiteLos Angeles, CA., e-mail: [email protected] This is a slightly altered version of a paper delivered to the Nazi War Criminal Records Interagency Working Group at the Simon Wiesenthal Center, Los Angeles, 24 June.

The Holocaust: a Nazi perspective [“Your best title yet,” a friend of mine declared. Well, certainly my most attention-getting. I’m afraid this post plays a peculiarly nasty Jedi mind trick on you, especially if you’re a neo-Nazi or other Holocaust denier.

Lipstadt's book is a very readable and enjoyable debunking of the most common myths and legends brought forth by Holocaust deniers. Tracing the history of Holocaust denial all the way back to the end of the war, Lipstadt not only debunks but also historically examines in this bunk.

A handy resource to counter most of the claims by deniers. American historian David Wyman’s book The Abandonment of the Jews claimed the US government was aware of the unfolding Holocaust but did little to prevent or disrupt it.

Christopher Browning’s Ordinary Men looks at how propaganda, ideology and peer pressure drew thousands of otherwise ordinary civilians into participating in mass killing. THE HOLOCAUST IN COMPARATIVE AND HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVE * By R.J.

Rummel A massive amount of research has been done on the Holocaust, the most extensive, best organized, thorough, and unlimited case of genocide in the modern age. The second most studied genocide has been that of the Armenians in Turkey. This slim volume is less a history of the Holocaust than an extended essay thatattempts to put the Holocaust into historical perspective.

Rubenstein s originalbut controversial tenet essentially describes the Holocaust as the culmination oftwentieth-century technology and bureaucracy.

Rubenstein, Richard L., and John Roth. Approaches to Auschwitz. The Holocaust - Historical Overview To say that the Holocaust of European Jewry () is an unprecedented episode in the history of the Jewish nation is not merely an understatement.

It is an inaccuracy of the greatest magnitude, for such an event is unmatched in any recorded history.This category is for history books with the Holocaust () as a topic.

Pages in category "History books about the Holocaust" The following 77 pages are in this category, out of 77 total.While historical research on the Holocaust has been growing constantly, and has in the last few decades almost exploded, the perspective of the targeted group - the Jews - as an active player in the historical arena of the Holocaust, a player with its own historical background, has not been seriously integrated into the larger fabric.

In a series of treatises, some of which are based on.