Eyewitness to Genocide: The Operation Reinhard Death Camp Trials, 1955-1966

Eyewitness to Genocide: The Operation Reinhard Death Camp Trials, 1955-1966

by Michael Bryant

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ISBN-13: 9781621902621
Publisher: University of Tennessee Press
Publication date: 08/26/2016
Series: Legacies of War Series
Edition description: Reprint
Sales rank: 1,048,670
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author


Michael S. Bryant is a professor of history and legal studies at Bryant University. He is the author of Confronting the “Good Death”: Nazi Euthanasia on Trial, 1945–1953.

Table of Contents

Foreword G. Kurt Piehler ix

Preface xi

Acknowledgments xiii

Introduction 1

1 A Subject for Jurisprudence: From the Ulm Einsatzgruppen Trial to the Creation of the Ludwigsburg Central Office, 1956-1960 23

2 The Queen of the Dead: The Investigation and Trial of the Belzec Death Camp 35

3 Who Killed the Jews? The Treblinka Investigation and Trial 71

4 Murdering Star: The Sobibor Investigation and Trial 125

5 Handy-Dandy Justice: Nazi Crimes and the Self-Absolution of the West German Judiciary 191

Conclusion 223

Appendices 229

Chronology 245

Notes 249

Glossary 291

Bibliography 293

Index 303

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