Genocide & ethnic cleansing

    Forgotten Voices of The Holocaust

    By Lyn Smith

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    Following the success of Forgotten Voices of the Great War, Lyn Smith visits the oral accounts preserved in the Imperial War Museum Sound Archive, to reveal the sheer complexity and horror of one of human history's darkest hours.

    Conspiracy to Murder

    By Linda Melvern

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    Presents a gripping account of the Rwandan genocide, one of the most appalling events of the twentieth century. This indictment of almost all the key figures and institutions involved amounts to a catalogue of failures that only serves to sharpen the horror of a tragedy that could have been avoided.

    Hitler\'s Bounty Hunters: The Betrayal of the Jews

    By Ad van Liempt

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    Why were the Nazis so successful in deporting Jews? Why did families such as Anne Frank's get turned in? This work pulls back the curtain on the shocking practice of Dutch bounty hunters of the Jews, and reveals that ordinary citizens were prepared to turn over their Jewish countrymen in...

    Night

    By Marion Wiesel

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    Elie Wiesel was fifteen years old when he and his family were deported by the Nazis to Auschwitz. After the war, Wiesel studied in Paris and later became a journalist. During an interview with the distinguished French writer, Francois Mauriac, he was persuaded to write about his experiences in the...

    To Wear the Dust of War: From Bialystok to Shanghai to the Promised Land, An Oral History

    By Samuel Iwry

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    Like many European Jews, Sam Iwry began his life in Poland, but at the age of ten fled with his family to Russia before World War I. At age 29, Iwry was forced to flee again - this time from the Soviets - and ended up in Shanghai, China, joining...

    Issues in Holocaust Education

    By Carole Ann Read

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    A study of Holocaust education in schools, primarily in Canada and the UK, this volume explores the value of teaching the subject as an adjunct to citizenship studies and as part of the Council of Europe's initiative to promote and protect human rights for all people.

    Sources of the Holocaust

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    In this collection of Holocaust documents and sources, the words of Nazi leaders and common soldiers, SS doctors and European collaborators show how and why they planned and participated in mass murder, while the victims speak of their persecution and resistance.

    The Complete MAUS

    By Art Spiegelman

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    Tells the story of Vladek Spiegelman, a Jewish survivor of Hitler's Europe, and his son, a cartoonist coming to terms with his father's story. In this title, Vladek's harrowing story of survival is woven into the author's account of his tortured relationship with his aging father.

    Approaches to Auschwitz, Revised Edition: The Holocaust and Its Legacy

    By John K. Roth

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    This interdisciplinary study, written by a Christian scholar and a Jewish scholar, explores the various ways in which the Holocaust has been studied and assesses its continuing significance. In this revised edition, Roth philosophy; director, Center for the Study of the Holocaust, Genocide, and Hum

    War and Genocide: Organised Killing in Modern Society

    By Martin Shaw

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    This comprehensive introduction to the study of war and genocide presents a disturbing case that the potential for slaughter is deeply rooted in the political, economic, social and ideological relations of the modern world. Most accounts of war and genocide treat them as separate phenomena.

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