The Resource Why? : explaining the Holocaust, Peter Hayes

Why? : explaining the Holocaust, Peter Hayes

Label
Why? : explaining the Holocaust
Title
Why?
Title remainder
explaining the Holocaust
Statement of responsibility
Peter Hayes
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An exploration of the most commonly asked questions about the Holocaust challenges misconceptions and discusses how no single theory fully explains the tragedy, drawing on a wealth of scholarly research and experience to offer new insights
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
940.53/1811
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
D804.3
LC item number
.H387 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Why? : explaining the Holocaust, Peter Hayes
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [347]-390) and index
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Why another book on the Holocaust? -- Targets : Why the Jews? Antimsemitism ; Emancipation and backlash -- Attackers : Why the Germans? Nation and Volk ; Hitler's opportunity -- Escalation : Why murder? From Aryanization to atrocity ; Gentile and Jewish responses -- Annihilation : Why this swift and sweeping? From bullets to gas ; Perpetrators : the "generation without limits" ; Enslavement -- Victims : Why didn't more Jews fight back more often? Compliance and resistance ; The world of the camps -- Homelands : Why did survival rates diverge? Varieties of behavior ; The case of Poland -- Onlookers : Why such limited help from outside? Prewar evasions ; Wartime priorities -- Aftermath : What legacies, what lessons? Return, resettlement, retribution, and restitution ; Memory, myths, and meanings
Control code
ocn951070866
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvi, 412 pages
Isbn
9780393254365
Lccn
2016031588
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
u1762611
System control number
(OCoLC)951070866

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