Holocaust: Responses to the persecution and mass murder of the Jews

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David Cesarani, Sarah Kavanaugh
Psychology Press, 2004 - History - 422 pages
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Contents

Acknowledgements
vii
Introduction to Volume V 1
v
on
29
The Soviet partisan movement and the Holocaust
73
the historiography on
99
a light in the darkness of the Holocaust? A reply
128
The Allies and the Holocaust
143
Early news of the Holocaust from Poland
157
Could the Allies have bombed AuschwitzBirkenau?
212
British perceptions of the Final Solution
255
Constructing Allied humanitarian policy
277
an analysis of the BBCs
298
The responses of neutral and nonbelligerent countries
325
Portugal the consuls and the Jewish refugees 19381941
355
The war is over now you can go home Jewish refugees
380
understanding
402

Auschwitz partially decoded
185

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About the author (2004)

David Cesarani was born in London, England on November 13, 1956. He received a bachelor's degree in history from Cambridge University, a master's degree in Jewish history from Columbia University, and a doctorate in history from Oxford University. He was a scholar of contemporary Jewish history. He taught at the University of Leeds, Queen Mary University of London, the University of Southampton, and Royal Holloway, a constituent college of the University of London. He wrote several books including The Jewish Chronicle and Anglo-Jewry, 1841-1991; The Holocaust; Justice Delayed: How Britain Became a Refuge for Nazi War Criminals; Arthur Koestler: The Homeless Mind; Major Farran's Hat: Murder, Scandal and Britain's War Against Jewish Terrorism, 1945-1948; and Final Solution: The Fate of the Jews, 1933-49. Eichmann: His Life and Crimes was published as Becoming Eichmann: Rethinking the Life, Crimes, and Trial of a 'Desk Murderer' in the United States and received a National Jewish Book Award in 2006. He was named to the Order of the British Empire in 2005 for his work in helping Britain establish Holocaust Memorial Day. He died from complications of recent surgery on October 25, 2015 at the age of 58.

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