Collaboration In The Holocaust / Edition 1

Collaboration In The Holocaust / Edition 1

by Martin Dean
     
 

According to German book-keeping, more than a million Jews were shot by Himmler's police forces and their local collaborators in the east. Martin Dean's new book examines the participation of local Belorussian and Ukrainian police in this crime.. "Who were these people and what were their motives? Many of 'Hitler's willing executioners' were in fact local volunteers… See more details below

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According to German book-keeping, more than a million Jews were shot by Himmler's police forces and their local collaborators in the east. Martin Dean's new book examines the participation of local Belorussian and Ukrainian police in this crime.. "Who were these people and what were their motives? Many of 'Hitler's willing executioners' were in fact local volunteers from within these small rural communities. Their motives included greed, ambition and anti-communism as well as hatred of the Jews.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780312220563
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date:
12/03/1999
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
263
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.75(d)

Table of Contents

List of Photographs and Maps
List of Tables
Introduction
Maps
Acknowledgements
List of Abbreviations
1The Soviet Occupation of Eastern Poland, 1939-411
2'Operation Barbarossa'17
3Mass Killings in the Autumn of 194141
4Local Police Organization, 1941-4460
5The Ghetto 'Liquidations' of 1942-4378
6Local Administration and Exploitation, 1941-44105
7Partisan Warfare, 1942-44119
8Post-War Fates of Collaborators and Survivors148
9Conclusion: Local Collaboration in the Holocaust161
App. ADemography of the Holocaust in the East168
Abbreviations for Notes and Archival Sources171
Notes173
Bibliography212
Index220

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