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What was the Holocaust?

by Gail Herman

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  • 10 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945),
  • Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Gail Herman ; illustrated by Jerry Hoare
    SeriesWhat was?, What was--?
    ContributionsHoare, Jerry, illustrator
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD804.3 .H4745 2018
    The Physical Object
    Pagination106 pages
    Number of Pages106
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26957061M
    ISBN 109780451533906, 9780451533920
    LC Control Number2018010722

    The Holocaust in Arab Public Discourse: Historicized Politics and Politicized History By Tossavainen, Mikael Jewish Political Studies Review, Vol. 20, No. 3/4, Fall Read preview Overview Search for more books and articles on the Holocaust.   The Holocaust and the Book examines this bleak chapter in the history of printing, reading, censorship, and libraries. Topics include the development of Nazi censorship policies, the celebrated library of the Vilna ghetto, the confiscation of books from the Sephardic communities in Rome and Salonika, the experience of reading in the ghettos and.

      About What Was the Holocaust?. A thoughtful and age-appropriate introduction to an unimaginable event—the Holocaust. The Holocaust was a genocide on a scale never before seen, with as many as twelve million people killed in Nazi death camps—six million of them Jews.   Viktor Frankl's book on the psychology of the Holocaust to be made into a film This article is more than 5 years old. Frankl counselled fellow .

    Few books about the Holocaust center on what came after liberation for concentration camp survivors — but that’s right where What the Night Sings begins. Now that Gerta is finally free from her imprisonment in the Bergen-Belson Concentration Camp, she must start the slow process of physical and mental recovery from all that she has lost and.   A virtual book discussion group focusing on the lives of women during the Holocaust will begin Aug. The “Women of the Holocaust” virtual book club, offered through Jewish Nevada, will.


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