Book cover

A nightmare in history : the Holocaust 1933–1945

Library Item

Find or request this item
A nightmare in history : the Holocaust 1933–1945
Call No: J 940.5318 C43n

Call NumberJ 940.5318 C43n
Dates[1987]; ©1987
Statement of ResponsibilityMiriam Chaikin.
Creators & ContributorsChaikin, Miriam (author)
SummaryTraces the history of antisemitism from biblical times through the twelve years of the Nazi era (1933–1945) and describes Hitler's plans to annihilate European Jews. This book focuses on the Warsaw Ghetto and the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camps, and discusses the continuing effort to commemorate the Holocaust. 
Contents
  1. Anti-Semitism 
  2. Hitler's Brand of Anti-Semitism
  3. The Goal Is Annihilation 
  4. The Warsaw Ghetto 
  5. Stage Two Begins 
  6. The Warsaw Ghetto Uprising 
  7. Auschwitz-Birkenau
  8. Those on the Right
  9. Those on the Left
  10. The War Ends
  11. The Story of Help
  12. After the War
Books About the Holocaust
Index
Physical Description 150 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Carrier Typevolume
LanguageEnglish
PublisherNew York : Clarion Books
NotesIncludes bibliographical references (pages 139–144) and index
AudienceSchool Library Journal recommendation: Grades 7–10
RecognitionGifted by Ronnie Tessler