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The Holocaust: The History of the Jews of Europe During the Second World War / Edition 1

Overview

Deftly weaving together historical research and survivors' testimonies, The Holcaust is Gilbert's acclaimed and definitive history of the European Jews, fom Hitler's rise to power to Germany's surrender to the liberation of the prisoners of the concentration camps.

This is the history of the European Jews fom Hitler's rise to power to Germany's surrender and the liberation of the concentration camps.

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Editorial Reviews

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"A fascinating work that overwhelms us with its truth . . . This book must be read and reread." --Elie Wiesel, Chicago Tribune

"A classic story . . . Indispensable for the material it contains, for the soundness of its scholarship, and for Gilbert's ability to narrate and present this history in a style that bears the weight of the subject matter." --The Christian Science Monitor

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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2580805003485
  • Manufacturer: Holt, Henry & Company, Inc.
  • Publication date: 5/1/1987
  • Edition description: First Owl Book
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 976
  • Product dimensions: 6.10 (w) x 9.04 (h) x 1.87 (d)
  • These items ship to U.S. address only. No APO/FPO.

Meet the Author

One of Britain's most distinguished historians, Martin Gilbert was knighted in 1995. A fellow of Merton College, Oxford, he is also the official biographer of Winston Churchill. Among his books are The Holocaust, The Second World War, Churchill: A Life, Auschwitz and the Allies, The First World War, and Never Again.

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