Reviews

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

Author: 
Henry Friedlander
Reviewer: 
Joerg Bottger

Bottger on Friedlander, 'The Origins of Nazi Genocide: From Euthanasia to the Final Solution'


Henry Friedlander. The Origins of Nazi Genocide: From Euthanasia to the Final Solution. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1995. xxiii + 421 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-2208-1.

Reviewed by Joerg Bottger (Independent Scholar)
Published on H-Holocaust (May, 2000)

Mass Murder for the Sake of the Volksgemeinschaft

Author: 
Evan Burr Bukey
Reviewer: 
Milton Goldin

Goldin on Bukey, 'Hitler's Austria: Popular Sentiment in the Nazi Era 1938-1945'


Evan Burr Bukey. Hitler's Austria: Popular Sentiment in the Nazi Era 1938-1945. Chapel Hill, North Carolina: University of North Carolina Press, 2000. xvi + 320 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-2516-7.

Reviewed by Milton Goldin (H-Holocaust Book Review Editor)
Published on H-Holocaust (April, 2000)

Explaining History

Author: 
John Cornwell
Reviewer: 
Kevin Madigan

Madigan on Cornwell, 'Hitler's Pope: The Secret History of Pius XII'


John Cornwell. Hitler's Pope: The Secret History of Pius XII. New York: Viking, 1999. ix + 430 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-670-88693-7.

Reviewed by Kevin Madigan (Catholic Theological Union at the University of Chicago)
Published on H-Holocaust (April, 2000)

Real Problems

Author: 
S. Lillian Kremer
Reviewer: 
Steve McCullough

McCullough on Kremer, 'Women's Holocaust Writing: Memory and Imagination'


S. Lillian Kremer. Women's Holocaust Writing: Memory and Imagination. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1999. xvi + 278 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8032-2743-9.

Reviewed by Steve McCullough (Department of English, Dalhousie University)
Published on H-Holocaust (February, 2000)

Engendering Holocaust Literary Criticism

Author: 
Richard Z. Chesnoff
Reviewer: 
Milton Goldin

Goldin on Chesnoff, 'Pack of Thieves: How Hitler and Europe Plundered the Jews and Committed the Greatest Theft in History'


Richard Z. Chesnoff. Pack of Thieves: How Hitler and Europe Plundered the Jews and Committed the Greatest Theft in History. New York: Doubleday, 1999. 325 pp. $27.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-385-48763-4.

Reviewed by Milton Goldin (National Coalition of Independent Scholars (NCIS))
Published on H-Holocaust (January, 2000)

Author: 
Norman Podhoretz
Reviewer: 
Albert S. Lindemann

Lindemann on Podhoretz, 'Ex-Friends: Falling Out With Allen Ginsberg, Lionel and Diana Trilling, Lillian Hellman, Hannah Arendt, and Norman Mailer'


Norman Podhoretz. Ex-Friends: Falling Out With Allen Ginsberg, Lionel and Diana Trilling, Lillian Hellman, Hannah Arendt, and Norman Mailer. New York: The Free Press, 1999. 244 pp. $25.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-684-85594-3; $25.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-893554-17-7.

Reviewed by Albert S. Lindemann (University of California at Santa Barbara)
Published on H-Holocaust (October, 1999)

Author: 
Henry Greenspan
Reviewer: 
Linda M. Woolf

Woolf on Greenspan, 'On Listening to Holocaust Survivors: Recounting and Life History'


Henry Greenspan. On Listening to Holocaust Survivors: Recounting and Life History. Westport, Conn.: Praeger, 1998. xx + 199 pp. $24.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-275-95718-6.

Reviewed by Linda M. Woolf (Behavioral and Social Sciences, Webster University)
Published on H-Holocaust (August, 1999)

Engaged Dialogue with Holocaust Survivors: Recounting and Listening

Author: 
David H. Jones
Reviewer: 
Erich H. Loewy

Loewy on Jones, 'Moral Responsibility in the Holocaust: A Study in the Ethics of Character'


David H. Jones. Moral Responsibility in the Holocaust: A Study in the Ethics of Character. Lanham and New York: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 1999. 304 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8476-9267-5; $102.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8476-9266-8.

Reviewed by Erich H. Loewy (Bioethics Program, University of California, Davis)
Published on H-Holocaust (August, 1999)

Author: 
Bernard J. Bergen
Reviewer: 
David B. Levy

Levy on Bergen, 'The Banality of Evil: Hannah Arendt and "The Final Solution"'


Bernard J. Bergen. The Banality of Evil: Hannah Arendt and "The Final Solution". Lanham, Md: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 1998. xvii + 169 pp. $22.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8476-9210-1.

Reviewed by David B. Levy (Baltimore Hebrew University)
Published on H-Holocaust (August, 1999)

Hannah Arendt and The Shoah: Banality of Evil? Radical Evil? Or Both?

Author: 
Inga Clendinnen
Reviewer: 
Milton Goldin

Goldin on Clendinnen, 'Reading the Holocaust'


Inga Clendinnen. Reading the Holocaust. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1999. ix + 227 pp. $15.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-521-64597-3; $69.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-64174-6.

Reviewed by Milton Goldin (National Coalition of Independent Scholars (NCIS))
Published on H-Holocaust (July, 1999)

What You Should Know about the Holocaust

Author: 
Ruby Rohrlich, ed.
Reviewer: 
Stan Nadel

Nadel on Rohrlich, 'Resisting the Holocaust'


Ruby Rohrlich, ed. Resisting the Holocaust. Oxford and New York: Berg Publishers, 1998. 264 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-85973-216-8.

Reviewed by Stan Nadel (Department of Social Sciences, Southwestern Oklahoma State University)
Published on H-Holocaust (July, 1999)

Resisting the Holocaust

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