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- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2007; US$ 16.95
Children were at the center of the Nazi ideology; now we have their history of those years. In this groundbreaking study?based on a wide range of new sources?Nicholas Stargardt details what happened to children of all nationalities and religions living under the Nazi regime. Their stories open a world we have never seen before. As the Nazis overran... more...
- Doubleday Canada 2010; US$ 21.95
Winner of the Canadian Jewish Book Award 2000 100 cigarettes and a bottle of vodka ? the reward in German-occupied Poland for turning in a Jew. Arthur Schaller was eleven when Germany invaded Poland in 1939. Along with the rest of the Jewish population of Warsaw, he and his family were confined in the Ghetto. His father had escaped to Soviet-occupied... more...
- Crown Publishing Group 2012; US$ 19.95
The Blood of His Servants is a remarkable true story. In the whole range of Holocaust literature it stands apart, for it recounts the search by one survivor for the single Nazi murderer of his family?a man who had once been their friend. In prewar Poland, Bibi Krumholz, the nephew of prosperous Jewish landowners, is befriended by the wealthy Dutchman... more...
- OUP Oxford 2010; US$ 45.99
Few scholarly fields have developed in recent decades as rapidly and vigorously as Holocaust Studies. At the start of the twenty-first century, the persecution and murder perpetrated by the Nazi regime have become the subjects of an enormous literature in multiple academic disciplines and a touchstone of public and intellectual discourse in such diverse... more...
- De Gruyter 2014; US$ 126.00
Catastrophic scenarios control our contemporary mindset. Catastrophic events and predictions have spurred new interest in re-examining the history of earlier disasters and the social and conceptual resources they have mobilized. The essays gathered in this volume reconsider the history and theory of different catastrophes and their aftermath. more...
- Verso Books 2003; US$ 17.95
It was not until the Arab-Israeli War of 1967, when Israel?s evident strength brought it into line with US foreign policy, that memory of the Holocaust began to acquire the exceptional prominence it enjoys today. Leaders of America?s Jewish community were delighted that Israel was now deemed a major strategic asset and, Finkelstein contends, exploited... more...
- The University Press of Kentucky 2013; US$ 25.00
Victims of the Holocaust were faced with moral dilemmas for which no one could prepare. Yet many of the life-and-death situations forced upon them required immediate actions and nearly impossible choices. In Problems Unique to the Holocaust, today's leading Holocaust scholars examine the difficult questions surrounding this terrible chapter in world... more...
- Skyhorse Publishing, Inc. 2012; US$ 14.95
Between 1901 and 1932, Germany won a third of all the Nobel prizes for science. With Hitler's rise to power and the introduction of racial laws, starting with the exclusion of all Jews from state institutions, Jewish professors were forced to leave their jobs. Almost immediately an organization was set up in the U.K. to receive these professors, fund... more...
- Bloomsbury Publishing 2012; US$ 7.99
It was the last refuge of the desperate Jews-the warren of sewers underneath their city. Above, the Nazis implemented the destruction of their friends and relatives in a final Aktion against the ghetto in the Polish city of Lvov. A small band of Jews, however, escaped into the grim network of tunnels, there to live for fourteen months with the city's... more...