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The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum encyclopedia of camps and ghettos, 1933–1945. Volume III. Camps and ghettos under European regimes aligned with Nazi Germany

Library Component

Call NumberREF 940.5317 E56 v. 3
Sub-CollectionReference Collection
Dates[2018]; ©2018
Statement of Responsibilitygeneral editor, Geoffrey P. Megargee ; volume editor, Joseph R. White ; contributing editor, Mel Hecker.
Creators & ContributorsMegargee, Geoffrey P. (editor)
White, Joseph R. (editor)
Hecker, Mel (editor)
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum (contributor)
Summary"Volume III of the Encyclopedia describes over 700 sites in Bulgaria, Croatia, Finland, France, Hungary, Italy, Norway, Romania, Serbia, and Slovakia, as well as in French and Italian colonies in Africa, and in Italian-occupied territories in Europe. Introductory essays on each of the countries provide background information on broader developments having to do with the various camp systems. The volume comprises more than 1,000 pages, with 124 illustrations and 22 maps." —United States Holocaust Memorial Museum
  • List of maps
  • Preface
  • Acknowledgments
  • Editor's introduction
  • Reader's guide to using the encyclopedia
  • Bulgaria
  • Croatia
  • Finland
  • France/Vichy
  • Vichy Africa
  • Hungary
  • Italy
  • Italian-occupied Albania
  • Italian-occupied East Africa (Eritrea, Ethiopia and Somalia)
  • Italian-occupied Greece
  • Italian-occupied North Africa
  • Italian-occupied Southeast France
  • Italian-occupied Yugoslavia
  • Norway
  • Romania
  • Serbia
  • Slovakia
  • Tunisia (French and Italian camps)
Physical Description xxiv, 990 pages : illustrations, maps ; 29 cm
Carrier Typevolume
NotesIncludes bibliographical references and indexes
RecognitionGifted in 2018 by Barbara & Herb Silber: "In memory of Esther z'l & Leon Kaufman z'l, Schindler Holocaust Survivors; in honour of their daughter Lyliane Thal on her 70th birthday, whose infinite love for her beautiful parents continues to live in her heart."