The Holocaust in History

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Brandeis University Press, 1987 - History - 267 pages
"Tauber Institute for the study of European Jewry series ; v. 7." Presents an assessment of the Holocaust, explains the nature of historical debate, and shows how historical research has changed direction in recent years.

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Wonderfully researched and superbly written, this book is the finest available introduction to how historians write about the Holocaust. Forcefully arguing that the Holocaust must be demystified and ... Read full review

Contents

INTRODUCTION
1
THE HOLOCAUST IN PERSPECTIVE
8
THE FINAL SOLUTION
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Michael R. Marrus is Professor of History at the University of Toronto and Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada. He has had visiting appointments at St. Antony's College, Oxford, UCLA, and the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. His award winning books include Vichy France and the Jews, with Robert O. Paxton (1983), The Unwanted: European Refugees in the Twentieth Century (1985), and The Holocaust in History (1987).

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