The Holocaust, Hitler, and Nazi Germany

by Linda Jacobs Altman

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Describes the history of the Nazi era in Germany, including Adolf Hitler"s rise to power and the many atrocities committed during the Holocaust.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 109) and index.

StatementLinda Jacobs Altman.
GenreJuvenile literature.
SeriesThe Holocaust remembered series
LC ClassificationsD804.34 .A49 1999
The Physical Object
Pagination112 p. :
Number of Pages112
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL389713M
ISBN 100766012301
LC Control Number98054629

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Altman suggests that neither Hitler and the Hitler leaders nor the German people should shoulder exclusive responsibility.

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The Holocaust, Hitler, and Nazi Germany book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. -- Complements the Holocaust curriculum Well-re /5. The racial ideas of Adolf Hitler are a logical beginning for an examination of the Holocaust. It may be impossible to pinpoint when Hitler conceived of the mass murder of the Jews, but it is not difficult to demonstrate that his ideology led in that direction, twisted though the road may have been.

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Adolf Hitler (German: [ˈadɔlf ˈhɪtlɐ] (); 20 April – 30 April ) was a German politician and leader of the Nazi Party (Nationalsozialistische Deutsche Arbeiterpartei; NSDAP).He rose to power as the chancellor of Germany in and then as Führer in During his dictatorship from tohe initiated World War II in Europe by invading Poland on 1 September Awards: Iron Cross First Class, Iron Cross.

Nazi Germany. This is a list of books about Nazi Germany, the state that existed in Germany during the period from towhen its government was controlled by Adolf Hitler and his National Socialist German Workers' Party (NSDAP; Nazi Party).

Booklist “ Hitlers Furies will be experienced and remembered as a turning point in both women’s studies and Holocaust studies.”—Timothy Snyder, author of Bloodlands “ Hitler's Furies is the first book to follow the biographical trajectories of individual women whose youthful exuberance, loyalty to /5().

The Holocaust, also known as the Shoah, was a genocide of the European Jews during World War n andacross German-occupied Europe, Nazi Germany and its collaborators systematically murdered some six million Jews, around two-thirds of Europe's Jewish population.

The murders were carried out in pogroms and mass shootings; by a policy of extermination through work in Deaths: Around 6 million Jews; other victims of Nazi. Hitler and Nazi Germanydetails the major themes of Hitler's rise to power, beginning with the formation of the Nazi movement and the forerunners to the Nazi Party.

The book goes on to document the establishment of dictatorship, foreign policy, the Nazi economy and the use of indispensable analysis of the nature of National Socialism, this concise guide addresses the issues. The book is a brief yet comprehensive survey of the institution, cultural, and social life of the Third Reich—and Hitler's role in it, the Second World War, and the Holocaust.

Based on current research findings, it spans an era of economic, social, and political forces that made possible the rise and growth of Nazism.

Coverage includes material on anti-Jewish policies and the involvement of 4/5(3). Nazi Propaganda and Censorship Once they succeeded in ending democracy and turning Germany into a one-party dictatorship, the Nazis orchestrated a massive propaganda campaign to win the loyalty and cooperation of Nazi Propaganda Ministry, directed by Dr.

Joseph Goebbels, took control of all forms of communication in Germany: newspapers, magazines, books, public meetings, and. Hitler and the Holocaust is the product of a lifetime’s work by one of the world’s foremost authorities on the history of anti-Semitism and modern Jewry.

Robert S. Wistrich begins by reckoning with Europe’s long history of violence against the Jews, and how that tradition manifested itself in Germany and Austria in the early twentieth century.3/5(1). This book will be profoundly uncomfortable to read.

It was profoundly uncomfortable to write. It tells the story of IBM's conscious involvement—directly and through its subsidiaries—in the Holocaust, as well as its involvement in the Nazi war machine that murdered millions of others throughout Europe.

Under Hitler, Germany's intellectual vitality quickly began to diminish. Truth, rational thinking and objective knowledge, the foundation stones of Western Civilization, were denounced by Nazified students and professors in favor of mysticism, speculation and collective thinking toward a common goal – the pursuit of a glorious future for Germany.

country’s problems. Hitler used his personal charisma to rise to the top of the radical, militant party, soon becoming its leader. Amid economic crisis and social unrest throughout Germany, the ranks of the Nazis swelled to 50, by That same year, Hitler and the Nazi party attempted a.

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Courtesy of The Wiener Holocaust Library Collections. Armed soldiers disembark a tank during the Munich Putsch on. The annihilation of Jews during WWII is perhaps the most widely known genocide in world history. (In fact, the term genocide was coined in the early s as a result of the systematic killings of Jews during WWII.) This book takes a close look at this particular period of history, from Hitler s rise to power and the growth of anti-Semitism to the deportation and extermination of the s: 1.

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They were joined by thousands who had gathered to cheer for Paul von Hindenburg, the president of Germany, and Hitler. Before Adolf Hitler came to power in Germany, his book Mein Kampf called for A. a boycott of Jewish businesses. B. the removal of Jews from Germany.

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