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Eichmann in Jerusalem : a report on the banality of evil

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Eichmann in Jerusalem : a report on the banality of evil
Call No: 341.69 A68e

Call Number341.69 A68e
Dates2006; ©2006
Statement of ResponsibilityHannah Arendt ; introduction by Amos Elon.
Creators & ContributorsArendt, Hannah (author)
Elon, Amos (contributor)
Eichmann, Adolf (subject)
Summary"Sparking a flurry of heated debate, Hannah Arendt's authoritative and stunning report on the trial of German Nazi leader Adolf Eichmann first appeared as a series of articles in The New Yorker in 1963. This revised edition includes material that came to light after the trial, as well as Arendt's postscript directly addressing the controversy that arose over her account." —Back cover
Contents
  1. The House of Justice
  2. The Accused
  3. An Expert on the Jewish Question
  4. The First Solution: Expulsion
  5. The Second Solution: Concentration
  6. The Final Solution: Killing
  7. The Wannsee Conference, or Pontius Pilate
  8. Duties of a Law-Abiding Citizen
  9. Deportations from the Reich: Germany, Austria and the Protectorate
  10. Deportations from Western Europe: France, Belgium, Holland, Denmark, Italy
  11. Deportations from the Balkans: Yugoslavia, Bulgaria, Greece, Rumania
  12. Deportations from Central Europe: Hungary and Slovakia
  13. The Killing Centers in the East
  14. Evidence and Witnesses
  15. Judgment, Appeal, and Execution
Physical Description xxiii, 312 pages ; 20 cm
Carrier Typevolume
LanguageEnglish
PublisherNew York : Penguin Books
Notes
  • Originally published: New York : Viking Press, 1963
  • With new introduction by Amos Elon
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages [299]–303) and index
RecognitionGifted in 2010 by Erin & Jordan Berard