Reviews

Author: 
Alvin H. Rosenfeld
Reviewer: 
Ken Waltzer

Waltzer on Rosenfeld, 'The End of the Holocaust'


Alvin H. Rosenfeld. The End of the Holocaust. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2011. x + 310 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-253-35643-7.

Reviewed by Ken Waltzer (Michigan State University)
Published on H-Holocaust (August, 2011)
Commissioned by Sarah Liu

Representing the Holocaust

Author: 
Claire Bergmann
Reviewer: 
Elizabeth Baer

Baer on Bergmann, 'What Will Become of the Children?'


Claire Bergmann. What Will Become of the Children? Translated and introduced by Richard Bodek. Rochester: Camden House, 2010. 180 pp. $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57113-466-0; $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-57113-464-6.

Reviewed by Elizabeth Baer (Gustavus Adolphus College)
Published on H-Holocaust (August, 2011)
Commissioned by Sarah Liu

Author: 
Omer Bartov, Atina Grossmann, Mary Nolan, eds.
Reviewer: 
David A. Messenger

Messenger on Bartov and Grossmann and Nolan, 'Crimes of War: Guilt and Denial in the Twentieth Century'


Omer Bartov, Atina Grossmann, Mary Nolan, eds. Crimes of War: Guilt and Denial in the Twentieth Century. New York: The New Press, 2002. xxxiv + 344 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-56584-654-8; $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-56584-814-6.

Reviewed by David A. Messenger (Department of History, Carroll College)
Published on H-Holocaust (January, 2004)

Author: 
Donald Bloxham
Reviewer: 
Michael J. Hoffman

Hoffman on Bloxham, 'Genocide on Trial: War Crimes Trials and the Formation of Holocaust History and Memory'


Donald Bloxham. Genocide on Trial: War Crimes Trials and the Formation of Holocaust History and Memory. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2001. xix + 273 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-19-925904-5; $149.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-820872-3.

Reviewed by Michael J. Hoffman (English Department, University of California, Davis)
Published on H-Holocaust (October, 2003)

Author: 
Gunnar S. Paulsson
Reviewer: 
John Radzilowski

Radzilowski on Paulsson, 'Secret City: The Hidden Jews of Warsaw, 1940-1945'


Gunnar S. Paulsson. Secret City: The Hidden Jews of Warsaw, 1940-1945. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2002. xxii + 298 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-300-09546-3.

Reviewed by John Radzilowski (Piast Institute)
Published on H-Holocaust (October, 2003)

Unveiling the Secret City

Unveiling the Secret City

Author: 
Susan Gubar
Reviewer: 
Eric Sterling

Sterling on Gubar, 'Poetry after Auschwitz: Remembering What One Never Knew'


Susan Gubar. Poetry after Auschwitz: Remembering What One Never Knew. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2003. xxi + 313 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-253-34176-1.

Reviewed by Eric Sterling (Department of English and Philosophy, Auburn University Montgomery)
Published on H-Holocaust (July, 2003)

A Seminal Book on Holocaust Literature

Author: 
Istvan Deak
Reviewer: 
David A. Messenger

Messenger on Deak, 'Essays on Hitler's Europe'


Istvan Deak. Essays on Hitler's Europe. Lincoln and London: University of Nebraska Press, 2001. xviii + 222 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8032-6630-8.

Reviewed by David A. Messenger (Department of History, Carroll College)
Published on H-Holocaust (November, 2002)

Reviewing the History of Nazi Europe: The Essays of Istvan Deak

Author: 
Louise London
Reviewer: 
Steve Paulsson

Paulsson on London, 'Whitehall and the Jews, 1933-1948: British Immigration Policy and the Holocaust'


Louise London. Whitehall and the Jews, 1933-1948: British Immigration Policy and the Holocaust. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2000. xiii + 313 pp. $59.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-63187-7.

Reviewed by Steve Paulsson (Koerner Visiting Fellow and Lecturer, Oxford Centre for Hebrew and Jewish Studies)
Published on H-Holocaust (October, 2002)

Author: 
Andrea Reiter
Reviewer: 
Michael J. Hoffman

Hoffman on Reiter, 'Narrating the Holocaust'


Andrea Reiter. Narrating the Holocaust. Translated by Patrick Camiller. London and New York: Continuum, 2000. viii + 311 pp. $84.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8264-4737-1.

Reviewed by Michael J. Hoffman (Professor Emeritus of English, University of California, Davis)
Published on H-Holocaust (March, 2002)

A Taxonomy of Holocaust Survivors' Narrative

Author: 
John G. Heidenrich
Reviewer: 
R. J. Rummel

Rummel on Heidenrich, 'How to Prevent Genocide: A Guide for Policymakers, Scholars, and the Concerned Citizen'


John G. Heidenrich. How to Prevent Genocide: A Guide for Policymakers, Scholars, and the Concerned Citizen. Westport, Connecticut: Praeger, 2001. 275 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-275-96987-5.

Reviewed by R. J. Rummel (Professor Emeritus)
Published on H-Holocaust (October, 2001)

What To Do About Genocide?

What To Do About Genocide?

Author: 
Simone Arnold Liebster
Reviewer: 
Gillian McCann

McCann on Liebster, 'Facing the Lion: Memoirs of a Young Girl in Nazi Europe'


Simone Arnold Liebster. Facing the Lion: Memoirs of a Young Girl in Nazi Europe. New Orleans: Grammaton Press, 2000. x + 369 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-9679366-5-9.

Reviewed by Gillian McCann (Ph.D. Candidate, Religious Studies, University of Toronto )
Published on H-Holocaust (September, 2001)

Memoir of Resistance: Jehovah's Witnesses and the Nazi Regime

Author: 
Edwin Black
Reviewer: 
Robert Wolfe

Wolfe on Black, 'IBM and the Holocaust: The Strategic Alliance between Nazi Germany and America's Most Powerful Corporation'


Edwin Black. IBM and the Holocaust: The Strategic Alliance between Nazi Germany and America's Most Powerful Corporation. New York: Random House, 2001. 528 pp. $27.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-609-60799-2.

Reviewed by Robert Wolfe
Published on H-Holocaust (September, 2001)

Author: 
Donald Niewyk, Francis Nicosia
Reviewer: 
Philip Rosen

Rosen on Niewyk and Nicosia, 'The Columbia Guide to the Holocaust'


Donald Niewyk, Francis Nicosia. The Columbia Guide to the Holocaust. New York: Columbia University Press, 2000. 473 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-11200-0.

Reviewed by Philip Rosen (Director Holocaust Education Center, Cherry Hill, New Jersey)
Published on H-Holocaust (February, 2001)

An Objective Start for Holocaust Students

Author: 
Omer Bartov
Reviewer: 
Gordon Fisher

Fisher on Bartov, 'Mirrors of Destruction: War, Genocide and Modern Identity'


Omer Bartov. Mirrors of Destruction: War, Genocide and Modern Identity. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2000. viii + 302 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-507723-0.

Reviewed by Gordon Fisher (Mathematics and Computer Science (Emeritus), James Madison University)
Published on H-Holocaust (January, 2001)

Modern Mass Violence and the Holocaust

Author: 
Ian MacMillan
Reviewer: 
Stephen G. Esrati

Esrati on MacMillan, 'Village of a Million Spirits: A Novel of the Treblinka Uprising'


Ian MacMillan. Village of a Million Spirits: A Novel of the Treblinka Uprising. New York and London: Penguin Books, 2000. 257 pp. $12.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-14-029033-2.

Reviewed by Stephen G. Esrati (novelist)
Published on H-Holocaust (January, 2001)

The Emphasis Is on the Gruesome Detail

The Emphasis Is on the Gruesome Detail

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