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Justice at Nuremberg

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Justice at Nuremberg
Call No: 341.69 C75j

Call Number341.69 C75j
Dates1984; ©1983
Statement of ResponsibilityRobert E. Conot.
Summary"Conot reconstructs in a single... narrative not only the events at Nuremberg but the offenses with which the accused were charged. He... characterizes each of the twenty-one defendants... presenting each case and inspecting carefully the process of indictment, prosecution, defense and sentencing." —Back cover
ContentsI. Crime and Punishment
  1. Escape from Auschwitz
  2. The Sword of Justice
  3. The Accused
II. Interrogation and Indictment
  1. The Prisoners of Ashcan
  2. The Documentation Division
  3. Goering and Hess: The Flight from Reality
  4. Ribbentrop: The Wandering Aryan
  5. Jackson: The Labors of Hercules
  6. The Judges
  7. Ley: The Disaster of Anti-Semitism
  8. The Krupp Fiasco
  9. Attorneys for the Defense
  10. Discord on the Prosecution
  11. The Eve of Trial
III. Prosecution
  1. The Conspiracy
  2. "A Ring of Evil Men": The Röhm Purge
  3. The Hossbach Meeting: A Split in the Alliance
  4. Goering's Coup: The Blomberg-Fritsch Crisis
  5. Goering as Machiavelli: The Anschluss
  6. Conflict: Donovan versus Jackson
  7. The Rape of Czechoslovakia
  8. Kristallnacht: The Plot Against the Jews
  9. Schacht: An Economy in Ruins
  10. "War Is Still a Law of Nature": The Moscow Pact
  11. Keitel an Jodl: "A Child's Game in a Sandbox"
  12. "The Train of the Dead"
  13. The Ravages of Euthanasia
  14. Frank: The Ant and the Aphid
  15. Barbarossa: The Commissar and Partisan Orders
  16. Einsatzgruppen
  17. Speer and Sauckel: Slave Labor
  18. "The Final Solution of the Jewish Question"
  19. Partisan Warfare
  20. The Perversion of German Medicine
  21. "Night and Fog," and Counterterror
  22. War Crimes
  23. "A Most Terrible and Convincing Case"
IV. Defense
  1. The Catlike Elephant: Goering
  2. The Faithful Followers: Hess and Ribbentrop
  3. "Destiny Took Its Tragic Course": Keitel
  4. A Breath of Ashes: Kaltenbrunner
  5. "A Thousand Years of Guilt": Rosenberg and Frank
  6. The Venomous Vulgarian: Streicher
  7. An Irregular Witness: Frick and Schacht
  8. Blood on the Gold: Funk
  9. A Question of Equivocation: Doenitz and Raeder
  10. The American: Schirach
  11. The Political General: Jodl
  12. The Fox and the Goat: Speer and Sauckel
  13. Step by Step: Seyss-Inquart, Papen, Neurath, and Fritzsche
  14. The Katyn Forest Massacre
  15. The Poisoned Chalice: The Case of the Organizations
  16. "A Mad and Melancholy Record"
  17. Epitaph on Ideals
V. Judgment
  1. Deliberation
  2. Verdict
  3. Execution
  4. Requiem for the Reich
Physical Description 593 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm
Carrier Typevolume
LanguageEnglish
PublisherNew York : Carroll & Graf Publishers, Inc.
EditionFirst Carroll & Graf edition
NotesIncludes bibliographical references (pages [579]–584) and index