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  • Cover image of book Yes To Life In Spite of Everything by Viktor E Frankl
    Yes To Life In Spite of Everything - by Viktor E Frankl

    £12.99   hardback   (2020) - ISBN 13: 9781846046360 | ISBN 10: 184604636x

    Find hope even in dark times with this rediscovered masterpiece by the 16 million copy bestselling author of Man's Search For Meaning.   Just months after his liberation from Auschwitz renowned psychiatrist Viktor E. Frankl delivered a series ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Volunteer: The True Story of the Resistance Hero who Infiltrated Auschwitz by Jack Fairweather
    The Volunteer: The True Story of the Resistance Hero who Infiltrated Auschwitz - by Jack Fairweather

    £7.99   paperback   (2020) - ISBN 13: 9780753545188 | ISBN 10: 0753545187

    Would you sacrifice yourself to save thousands of others?  In the Summer of 1940, after the Nazi occupation of Poland, an underground operative called Witold Pilecki accepted a mission to uncover the fate of thousands of people being interned ... more

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  • Cover image of book That
    That's Funny You Don't Look Anti-Semitic: An Anti-Racist Analysis of Left Antisemitism - by Steve Cohen

    £7.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781916235700 | ISBN 10: 1916235700

    Steve Cohen’s book That's Funny You Don't Look Anti-Semitic, looks at the history of Left antisemitism from a Marxist perspective.  From the early Labour movement's support for the Aliens Act 1905, the Left's inability to stem the influence ... more

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  • Cover image of book Antisemitism: What It Is, What It Isn
    Antisemitism: What It Is, What It Isn't, Why It Matters - by Julia Neuberger

    £8.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781474612401 | ISBN 10: 1474612407

    Antisemitism has been on the rise in recent years, with violent attacks, increased verbal insults, and an acceptability in some circles of what would hitherto have been condemned as outrageous antisemitic discourse. Yet despite the dramatic increase ... more

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  • Cover image of book Questions I Am Asked About the Holocaust by Hédi Fried, translated by Alice E. Olsson
    Questions I Am Asked About the Holocaust - by Hédi Fried, translated by Alice E. Olsson

    £12.99   hardback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781911617778 | ISBN 10: 191161777x

    ‘There are no stupid questions, nor any forbidden ones, but there are some questions that have no answer.’   Hédi Fried was nineteen when the Nazis snatched her family from their home in Eastern Europe and transported them to Auschwit ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Cut Out Girl: A Story of War and Family, Lost and Found by Bart van Es
    The Cut Out Girl: A Story of War and Family, Lost and Found - by Bart van Es

    £9.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9780241978726 | ISBN 10: 0241978726

    Little Lien wasn't taken from her Jewish parents - she was given away in the hope that she might be saved. Hidden and raised by a foster family in Amsterdam during the Nazi occupation, she survived the war only to find that her real parents had not. ... more

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  • Cover image of book Auschwitz: A History by Sybille Steinbacher
    Auschwitz: A History - by Sybille Steinbacher

    £9.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9780141987484 | ISBN 10: 0141987480

    At the terrible heart of the modern age lies Auschwitz. In a total inversion of earlier hopes about the use of science and technology to improve, extend and protect human life, Auschwitz manipulated the same systems to quite different ends.  In ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Diary of Mary Berg: Growing Up in the Warsaw Ghetto by Mary Berg
    The Diary of Mary Berg: Growing Up in the Warsaw Ghetto - by Mary Berg

    £10.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781786073402 | ISBN 10: 1786073404

    Mary Berg was fifteen when the German army poured into Poland in 1939. She survived four years of Nazi terror, and managed to keep a diary throughout.   This astonishing, vivid portrayal of life inside the Warsaw Ghetto ranks with the most sig ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Choice by Edith Eger
    The Choice - by Edith Eger

    £8.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781846045127 | ISBN 10: 1846045126

    THE AWARD-WINNING INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER by Edith Eger, as seen on BBC Breakfast.   Little dancer', Mengele says, ‘dance for me’   In 1944, sixteen-year-old ballerina Edith Eger was sent to Auschwitz. Separated from her parents on ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris
    The Tattooist of Auschwitz - by Heather Morris

    £8.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781785763670 | ISBN 10: 1785763679

    Heart-breaking – a tale of love and survival amidst the horrors of Auschwitz Human – the real story behind one of the most potent symbols of the Holocaust – the blue numbers tattooed on prisoners' arms Inspirational – the very best of human ... more

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  • Cover image of book Sophie Scholl and the White Rose by Annette Dumbach and Jud Newborn
    Sophie Scholl and the White Rose - by Annette Dumbach and Jud Newborn

    £9.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781786072504 | ISBN 10: 1786072505

    This is the gripping story of the five Munich university students who set up an underground resistance movement in World War II, featured in the award-winning Oscar-nominated film, Sophie Scholl - The Final Days.  This 75th anniversary edition c ... more

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  • Cover image of book Into the Arms of Strangers: Stories of the Kindertransport by Deborah Oppenheimer
    Into the Arms of Strangers: Stories of the Kindertransport - by Deborah Oppenheimer

    £9.99   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9781408892275 | ISBN 10: 1408892278

    With a preface by Lord Richard Attenborough, a collection of accounts from some of the 10,000 children rescued from the Nazi Regime and brought to the UK by the Kinderstransport scheme.  In November 1938, international public opinion was shoc ... more

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  • Cover image of book Raoul Wallenberg: The Man Who Saved Thousands of Hungarian Jews from the Holocaust by Ingrid Carlberg
    Raoul Wallenberg: The Man Who Saved Thousands of Hungarian Jews from the Holocaust - by Ingrid Carlberg

    £12.99   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9781848665965 | ISBN 10: 1848665962

    An Honorary Citizen of the U.S.A., and designated as one of the Righteous among the Nations by Israel, Raoul Wallenberg's heroism in Budapest at the height of the Holocaust saved countless lives, and ultimately cost him his own.  A series of unli ... more

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  • Cover image of book Auschwitz Testimonies 1945-1986 by Primo Levi, with Leonardo De Benedetti
    Auschwitz Testimonies 1945-1986 - by Primo Levi, with Leonardo De Benedetti

    £14.99   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9781509513376 | ISBN 10: 150951337x

    In 1945, soon after the liberation of Auschwitz, Soviet authorities in control of the Kattowitz (Katowice) camp in Poland asked Primo Levi and his fellow captive Leonardo De Benedetti to compile a detailed report on the sanitary conditions they witne ... more

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  • Cover image of book East West Street: On the Origins of Genocide and Crimes Against Humanity by Philippe Sands
    East West Street: On the Origins of Genocide and Crimes Against Humanity - by Philippe Sands

    £9.99   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9781474601917 | ISBN 10: 147460191x

    A uniquely personal exploration of the origins of international law, centring on the Nuremberg Trials, the city of Lviv and a secret family history.   When human rights lawyer Philippe Sands received an invitation to deliver a lecture in the weste ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Holocaust: A New History by Laurence Rees
    The Holocaust: A New History - by Laurence Rees

    £10.99   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9780241979969 | ISBN 10: 024197996x

    THE SUNDAY TIMES TOP 10 BESTSELLER AND THE FIRST AUTHORITATIVE ACCOUNT FOR 30 YEARS.  Two fundamental questions about the Holocaust must be answered:   How did it happen? And why? More completely than any other single work of histor ... more

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  • Cover image of book Concentration Camps: A Short History by Dan Stone
    Concentration Camps: A Short History - by Dan Stone

    £12.99   hardback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9780198790709 | ISBN 10: 0198790708

    Concentration camps are a relatively new invention, a recurring feature of twentieth century warfare, and one that is important to the modern global consciousness and identity. Although the most famous concentration camps are those under the Nazis, t ... more

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  • Cover image of book Final Solution: The Fate of the Jews 1933-1949 by David Cesarani
    Final Solution: The Fate of the Jews 1933-1949 - by David Cesarani

    £14.99   paperback   (2017) - ISBN 13: 9780330535373 | ISBN 10: 0330535374

    David Cesarani's Final Solution is an intelligent and thought-provoking short history of the Holocaust. Not only does David Cesarani draw together and engage with the latest scholarly research, making extensive use of previously untapped resources su ... more

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  • Cover image of book Foley: The Spy Who Saved 10,000 Jews by Michael Smith
    Foley: The Spy Who Saved 10,000 Jews - by Michael Smith

    £9.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781785900549 | ISBN 10: 1785900544

    As the horror of Nazism tightened its grip on Germany, Jews found themselves trapped and desperate. For many, their only hope of salvation came in the form of a small, bespectacled British man: Frank Foley. Working as a Berlin Passport Control Office ... more

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  • Cover image of book I Was a Boy in Belsen by Tomi Reichental, with Nicola Pierce
    I Was a Boy in Belsen - by Tomi Reichental, with Nicola Pierce

    £10.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781847177933 | ISBN 10: 184717793x

    Tomi Reichental, who lost 35 members of his family in the Holocaust and was the subject of the documentary Till The Tenth Generation, gives his account of being imprisoned as a child at Belsen concentration camp. ... more

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  • Cover image of book A Good Place to Hide: How One Community Saved Thousands from the Nazis in World War II by Peter Grose
    A Good Place to Hide: How One Community Saved Thousands from the Nazis in World War II - by Peter Grose

    £9.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781857886498 | ISBN 10: 1857886496

    Nobody asked questions, nobody demanded money and everybody kept their mouths shut.   In the upper reaches of the Loire lies an isolated plateau and the secluded village of Le Chambon-sur-Lignon. Their whole village was honoured not just by t ... more

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  • Cover image of book Black Earth: The Holocaust as History and Warning by Timothy Snyder
    Black Earth: The Holocaust as History and Warning - by Timothy Snyder

    £9.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781784701482 | ISBN 10: 1784701483

    LONGLISTED FOR THE 2015 SAMUEL JOHNSON PRIZE  We have come to see the Holocaust as a factory of death, organised by bureaucrats. Yet by the time the gas chambers became operation more than a million European Jews were already dead: shot at cl ... more

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  • Cover image of book Gone to Ground: One Woman
    Gone to Ground: One Woman's Extraordinary Account of Survival in the Heart of Nazi Germany - by Marie Jalowicz-Simon

    £8.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781781254158 | ISBN 10: 178125415x

    Berlin 1941. Marie Jalowicz Simon, a nineteen-year-old Jewish woman, makes an extraordinary decision. All around her, Jews are being rounded up for deportation, forced labour and extermination. Marie takes off the yellow star and vanishes into the ci ... more

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  • Cover image of book Eichmann Before Jerusalem: The Unexamined Life of a Mass Murderer by Bettina Stangneth
    Eichmann Before Jerusalem: The Unexamined Life of a Mass Murderer - by Bettina Stangneth

    £11.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781784700010 | ISBN 10: 1784700010

    A New York Times Notable Book of 2014  Smuggled out of Europe after the collapse of Germany, Eichmann managed to live a peaceful and active exile in Argentina for years before his capture by the Mossad. Though once widely known by nicknames s ... more

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  • Cover image of book Hitler
    Hitler's First Victims: And One Man's Race for Justice - by Timothy W. Ryback

    £9.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781784700164 | ISBN 10: 1784700169

    At 9am on 13 April 1933 deputy prosecutor Josef Hartinger received a telephone call summoning him to the newly established concentration camp of Dachau, where four prisoners had been shot.   The SS guards claimed the men had been trying to esc ... more

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  • Cover image of book If This is A Woman: Inside Ravensbruck: Hitler
    If This is A Woman: Inside Ravensbruck: Hitler's Concentration Camp for Women - by Sarah Helm

    £10.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9780349120034 | ISBN 10: 034912003x

    The compelling story of the only concentration camp for women by the acclaimed author of A Life in Secrets. On a sunny morning in May 1939 a phalanx of 800 women - housewives, doctors, opera singers, politicians, prostitutes - were marched through ... more

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  • Cover image of book A Brief Stop on the Road from Auschwitz by Gran Rosenberg
    A Brief Stop on the Road from Auschwitz - by Gran Rosenberg

    £9.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9781783781300 | ISBN 10: 1783781300

    On the 2nd of August 1947 a young man gets off a train in a small Swedish town. He has survived the Lodz ghetto, Auschwitz, and the harrowing slave camps and transports during the final months of Nazi Germany. Now he has to learn to live with his mem ... more

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  • Cover image of book Antisemitism: A Very Short Introduction by Steven Beller
    Antisemitism: A Very Short Introduction - by Steven Beller

    £8.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9780198724834 | ISBN 10: 0198724837

    This Very Short Introduction examines and untangles the various strands of antisemitism seen throughout history, from medieval religious conflict to 'new' antisemitism in the 21st century. Steven Beller reveals how the phenomenon grew as a political ... more

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  • Cover image of book My Grandfather Would Have Shot Me: A Black Woman Discovers Her Family
    My Grandfather Would Have Shot Me: A Black Woman Discovers Her Family's Nazi Past - by Jennifer Teege and Nikola Sellmair

    £8.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9781473616257 | ISBN 10: 1473616255

    An international bestseller, this is the extraordinary and moving memoir of a woman who learns that her grandfather was Amon Goeth, the brutal Nazi commandant depicted in Schindler's List.   When Jennifer Teege, a German-Nigerian woman, happ ... more

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  • Cover image of book Anti-Semitism: The Oldest Hatred by John Mann
    Anti-Semitism: The Oldest Hatred - by John Mann

    £16.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9781472920751 | ISBN 10: 1472920759

    "The Jewish people in its very being constitutes a living protest against a world of hatred, violence and war'"(Emeritus Chief Rabbi, Lord Sacks) The history of Jewish persecution is as old as the written word, though the epithet `antisemitism` was ... more

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  • Cover image of book A World Without Jews: The Nazi Imagination from Persecution to Genocide by Alon Confino
    A World Without Jews: The Nazi Imagination from Persecution to Genocide - by Alon Confino

    £10.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9780300212518 | ISBN 10: 0300212518

    Why exactly did the Nazis burn the Hebrew Bible everywhere in Germany on November 9, 1938? The perplexing event has not been adequately accounted for by historians in their large-scale assessments of how and why the Holocaust occurred. In this grippi ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Diary of a Young Girl (Abridged edition) by Anne Frank
    The Diary of a Young Girl (Abridged edition) - by Anne Frank

    £7.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9780141345352 | ISBN 10: 0141345357

    "June, 1942: I hope I will be able to confide everything to you, as I have never been able to confide in anyone, and I hope you will be a great source of comfort and support." Sensitively edited and with a connecting commentary by editor, Mirjam ... more

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  • Cover image of book Gone to Ground: One Woman
    Gone to Ground: One Woman's Extraordinary Account of Survival in the Heart of Nazi Germany - by Marie Jalowicz-Simon

    £14.99   hardback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9781781254141 | ISBN 10: 1781254141

    Thrilling and terrifying by turns, this is the gripping account of a young Jewish woman who survived the Second World War by going to ground in Berlin.   Berlin 1941. Marie Jalowicz Simon, a nineteen-year-old Jewish woman, makes an extraordina ... more

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  • Cover image of book Isaac
    Isaac's Army - by Matthew Brzezinski

    £9.99   paperback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9781781852101 | ISBN 10: 1781852103

    1930s Warsaw was a thoroughly cosmopolitan, even swinging city. Larger than Chicago, it was host to a rich Jewish cultural life. It seemed inconceivable that all this was about to be swept away, but then came the dark events of September 1939. As the ... more

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  • Cover image of book Boy 30529: A Memoir by Felix Weinberg
    Boy 30529: A Memoir - by Felix Weinberg

    £8.99   paperback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9781781683002 | ISBN 10: 178168300x

    The moving story of a young boy who lost everything: home, hope, even his own identity.  Anyone who survived the exterminations camps must have an untypical story to tell. The typical camp story of the millions ended in death ... We, the few w ... more

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  • Cover image of book Forbidden Music: The Jewish Composers Banned by the Nazis by Michael Haas
    Forbidden Music: The Jewish Composers Banned by the Nazis - by Michael Haas

    £12.99   paperback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9780300205350 | ISBN 10: 030020535x

    Winner in the 2014 Association for Recorded Sound Collections Awards for Excellence for the best historical Research in Classical Music category.   With National Socialism's arrival in Germany in 1933, Jews dominated music more than virtually ... more

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  • Cover image of book Hanns and Rudolf: The German Jew and the Hunt for the Kommandant of Auschwitz by Thomas Harding
    Hanns and Rudolf: The German Jew and the Hunt for the Kommandant of Auschwitz - by Thomas Harding

    £7.99   paperback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9780099559054 | ISBN 10: 0099559056

    THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER  SHORTLISTED FOR THE COSTA BIOGRAPHY AWARD   'A gripping thriller, an unspeakable crime, an essential history.' JOHN LE CARR  Hanns Alexander was the son of a prosperous German family who fled Berli ... more

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  • Cover image of book After Auschwitz: A Story of Heartbreak and Survival by the Stepsister of Anne Frank by Eva Schloss
    After Auschwitz: A Story of Heartbreak and Survival by the Stepsister of Anne Frank - by Eva Schloss

    £9.99   paperback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9781444760712 | ISBN 10: 1444760718

    Eva was arrested by the Nazis on her fifteenth birthday and sent to Auschwitz. Her survival depended on endless strokes of luck, her own determination and the love and protection of her mother Fritzi, who was deported with her. When Auschwitz w ... more

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  • Cover image of book Let Me Tell You a Story: One Girl
    Let Me Tell You a Story: One Girl's Escape from the Nazis - by Renata Calverley

    £10.99   paperback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9781408834527 | ISBN 10: 1408834529

    Przemysl, Poland, 1939. Two-year-old Renata is woken by her Mamusia in the middle of the night and bundled into the basement. The peacock quilt she is wrapped in reminds her of a story about a giant who guards a mysterious place called the Underworld ... more

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  • Cover image of book Helga
    Helga's Diary: A Young Girl's Account of Life in a Concentration Camp - by Helga Weiss

    £9.99   paperback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9780241959503 | ISBN 10: 0241959500

    Helga's Diary is a young girl's remarkable first-hand account of life in a concentration camp during World War II. Like The Diary of Anne Frank this is a publication of international importance and a book that will endure for decades.   In 1 ... more

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  • Cover image of book Introducing the Holocaust: A Graphic Guide by Haim Bresheeth, Stuart Hood and Litza Jansz
    Introducing the Holocaust: A Graphic Guide - by Haim Bresheeth, Stuart Hood and Litza Jansz

    £6.99   paperback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9781848315143 | ISBN 10: 1848315147

    Popular culture often portrays the Holocaust as a horrific drama played out between Nazi executioners and ghetto Jewish victims - in short, a single aberration of history.  Introducing the Holocaust is a powerful graphic guide that diss ... more

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  • Cover image of book Survivor: Auschwitz, The Death March and My Fight for Freedom by Sam Pivnik
    Survivor: Auschwitz, The Death March and My Fight for Freedom - by Sam Pivnik

    £9.99   paperback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9781444758399 | ISBN 10: 144475839x

    Now in his eighties, Sam Pivnik tells for the first time the story of his life, a true tale of survival against the most extraordinary odds. Sam Pivnik's life story is a classic testimony of Holocaust survival.   In 1939, on his thirteenth bi ... more

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  • Cover image of book Beyond Courage: The Untold Story of Jewish Resistance During the Holocaust by Doreen Rappaport
    Beyond Courage: The Untold Story of Jewish Resistance During the Holocaust - by Doreen Rappaport

    £12.99   hardback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9780763629762 | ISBN 10: 0763629766

    Under the noses of the military, Georges Loinger smuggles thousands of children out of occupied France into Switzerland. In Belgium, three resisters ambush a train, allowing scores of Jews to flee from the cattle cars. In Poland, four brothers lead m ... more

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  • Cover image of book Noah
    Noah's Child - by Eric-Emmanuel Schmitt

    £7.99   paperback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9781848874190 | ISBN 10: 1848874197

    It is 1942 and the Jews are being deported from Belgium. Separated from his parents, seven-year-old Joseph must go into hiding. He is taken in the dead of night to an orphanage, the Villa Jaune, where the benign and enigmatic Father Pons presides ove ... more

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  • Cover image of book Christopher and His Kind by Christopher Isherwood
    Christopher and His Kind - by Christopher Isherwood

    £9.99   paperback   (2012) - ISBN 13: 9780099561071 | ISBN 10: 0099561077

    Isherwood's candid memoir of his life in 1930s Berlin. A seminal book of gay liberation which made him the grand old man of the movement. In November 1929, Christopher Isherwood - determined to become a 'permanent foreigner' - packed a rucksack a ... more

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  • Cover image of book Auschwitz: A Doctor
    Auschwitz: A Doctor's Eyewitness Account - by Miklos Nyiszli, translated by Richard Sevear

    £9.99   paperback   (2012) - ISBN 13: 9780141392219 | ISBN 10: 0141392215

    When the Nazis invaded Hungary in 1944, they sent virtually the entire Jewish population to Auschwitz.  A Hungarian Jew and a medical doctor, Dr. Miklos Nyiszli was spared from death for a grimmer fate: to perform "scientific research" on his fe ... more

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  • Cover image of book A Century of Wisdom: Lessons from the Life of Alice Herz-Sommer by Caroline Stoessinger
    A Century of Wisdom: Lessons from the Life of Alice Herz-Sommer - by Caroline Stoessinger

    £9.99   paperback   (2012) - ISBN 13: 9781444737622 | ISBN 10: 1444737627

    An inspiring story of resilience and the power of optimism - the true story of Alice Herz-Sommer, the world's oldest living Holocaust survivor.   At 108 years old, the pianist Alice Herz-Sommer is an eyewitness to history. She has seen it all, ... more

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  • Cover image of book A Train in Winter: A Story of Resistance, Friendship and Survival in Auschwitz by Caroline Moorehead
    A Train in Winter: A Story of Resistance, Friendship and Survival in Auschwitz - by Caroline Moorehead

    £9.99   paperback   (2012) - ISBN 13: 9780099523895 | ISBN 10: 0099523892

    On an icy dawn morning in Paris in January 1943, 230 French women resisters were rounded up from the Gestapo detention camps and sent on a train to Auschwitz - the only train, in the four years of German occupation, to take women of the resistance to ... more

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  • Cover image of book Treblinka: A Survivor
    Treblinka: A Survivor's Memory - by Chil Rajchman, translated by Solon Beinfeld

    £9.99   paperback   (2012) - ISBN 13: 9781849163996 | ISBN 10: 1849163995

    Chil Rajchman, a Polish Jew, was arrested with his younger sister in 1942 and sent to Treblinka, a death camp where more than 750,000 were murdered before it was abandoned by German soldiers. His sister was sent to the gas chambers, but Rajchman esca ... more

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  • Cover image of book Holocaust: The Nazi Persecution and Murder of the Jews by Peter Longerich
    Holocaust: The Nazi Persecution and Murder of the Jews - by Peter Longerich

    £18.99   paperback   (2012) - ISBN 13: 9780199600731 | ISBN 10: 0199600732

    A comprehensive history of the Nazi persecution and murder of European Jews, paying detailed attention to an unrivalled range sources.   Focusing clearly on the perpetrators and exploring closely the process of decision making, Longerich ... more

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  • Cover image of book Trials of the Diaspora: A History of Anti-Semitism in England by Anthony Julius
    Trials of the Diaspora: A History of Anti-Semitism in England - by Anthony Julius

    £30.00   paperback   (2012) - ISBN 13: 9780199600724 | ISBN 10: 0199600724

    Trials of the Diaspora presents the long and troubling history of anti-Semitism in England, from the middle ages to the twenty-first century.   Anthony Julius identifies four distinct versions of English anti-Semitism, which he then inves ... more

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  • Cover image of book Under a Cruel Star: A Life in Prague 1941-1968 by Heda Kovly
    Under a Cruel Star: A Life in Prague 1941-1968 - by Heda Kovly

    £12.99   paperback   (2012) - ISBN 13: 9781847084767 | ISBN 10: 1847084761

    The daughter of prosperous Jews, Heda Kovly found her world turned upside down with the German annexation of Czechoslovakia. Deported to Lodz Ghetto in 1941 and then to Auschwitz, where her parents were murdered, in 1944, Kovaly made a miraculous es ... more

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  • Cover image of book I Was a Boy in Belsen by Tomi Reichental
    I Was a Boy in Belsen - by Tomi Reichental

    £13.99   paperback   (2011) - ISBN 13: 9781847172273 | ISBN 10: 184717227x

    In the last couple of years I realised that, as one of the last witnesses, I must speak out.   Tomi Reichental, who lost 35 members of his family in the Holocaust, gives his account of being imprisoned as a child at Belsen concentr ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Man Who Broke into Auschwitz by Denis Avey with Rob Broomby
    The Man Who Broke into Auschwitz - by Denis Avey with Rob Broomby

    £9.99   paperback   (2011) - ISBN 13: 9781444714197 | ISBN 10: 1444714198

    The Man Who Broke into Auschwitz is the extraordinary true story of a British soldier who marched willingly into Buna-Monowitz, the concentration camp known as Auschwitz III.  In the summer of 1944, Denis Avey was being held in a POW labo ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Other Schindlers: Why Some People Chose to Save Jews in the Holocaust by Agnes Grunwald-Spier
    The Other Schindlers: Why Some People Chose to Save Jews in the Holocaust - by Agnes Grunwald-Spier

    £9.99   paperback   (2011) - ISBN 13: 9780752459677 | ISBN 10: 0752459678

    Thanks to Thomas Keneallys book Schindlers Ark, and the film based on it, Schindlers List, we have become more aware of the fact that, in the midst of Hitlers extermination of the Jews, courage and humanity could still overcome evil. While 6 mill ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Kaiser
    The Kaiser's Holocaust: Germany's Forgotten Genocide and the Colonial Roots of Nazism - by David Olusoga, Casper Erichsen

    £14.99   paperback   (2011) - ISBN 13: 9780571231423 | ISBN 10: 057123142x

    On 12 May 1883, the German flag was raised on the coast of South-West Africa, modern Namibia. As settlers began to take over the tribal lands of the indigenous peoples, the Herero and Nama resisted and Germany launched a war of extermination. It ende ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Arabs and the Holocaust: The Arab-Israeli War of Narratives by Gilbert Achcar
    The Arabs and the Holocaust: The Arab-Israeli War of Narratives - by Gilbert Achcar

    £14.99   paperback   (2011) - ISBN 13: 9780863564581 | ISBN 10: 0863564585

    The Arab-Israeli conflict goes far beyond the wars waged in the Middle East. There is a war of narratives revolving around the two defining traumas of the conflict: the Holocaust and the Nakba. One side is charged with Holocaust denial, the other wit ... more

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  • Cover image of book To Save a People by Alex Kershaw
    To Save a People - by Alex Kershaw

    £9.99   paperback   (2011) - ISBN 13: 9780099539131 | ISBN 10: 0099539136

    New York Times bestselling author Alex Kershaw has written the first full biography of one of the most remarkable men to have outwitted Hitler Raoul Wallenberg, the young Swedish diplomat who almost single-handedly saved the lives of countless Hung ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Auschwitz Violin by Maria Angels Anglada, translated by Martha Tennent
    The Auschwitz Violin - by Maria Angels Anglada, translated by Martha Tennent

    £7.99   paperback   (2011) - ISBN 13: 9781849019811 | ISBN 10: 1849019819

    An international sensation now available in English for the first time, The Auschwitz Violin is the unforgettable story of one man's refusal to surrender his dignity in the face of history's greatest atrocity. In the winter of 1991, at a concert in ... more

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  • Cover image of book How I Came to Know Fish by Oto Pavel
    How I Came to Know Fish - by Oto Pavel

    £9.99   paperback   (2010) - ISBN 13: 9780141192833 | ISBN 10: 0141192836

    How I Came to Know Fish (1974) is Ota Pavel's magical memoir of his childhood in Czechoslovakia.   Fishing with his father and his Uncle Prosek - the two finest fishermen in the world - he takes a peaceful pleasure from the rivers and ponds o ... more

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  • Cover image of book A Jew Must Die: A novel based on a true story by Jacques Chessex
    A Jew Must Die: A novel based on a true story - by Jacques Chessex

    £6.99   paperback   (2010) - ISBN 13: 9781904738510 | ISBN 10: 1904738516

    On April 16, 1942, a few days before Hitlers birthday, a handful of Swiss Nazis in Payerne lure Arthur Bloch, a Jewish cattle merchant, into a stable and kill him with an iron bar. Europe is in flames, but this is Switzerland, and Payerne, a rural m ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Holocaust is Over: We Must Rise from Its Ashes by Avraham Burg
    The Holocaust is Over: We Must Rise from Its Ashes - by Avraham Burg

    £15.99   paperback   (2010) - ISBN 13: 9780230618978 | ISBN 10: 0230618979

    Modern-day Israel, and the Jewish community, are strongly influenced by the memory and horrors of Hitler and the Holocaust. Burg argues that the Jewish nation has been traumatized and has lost the ability to trust itself, its neighbors or the world a ... more

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  • Cover image of book Journal by Helene Berr
    Journal - by Helene Berr

    £9.99   paperback   (2009) - ISBN 13: 9781906694197 | ISBN 10: 1906694192

    From April 1942 to March 1944, Helene Berr, a recent graduate of the Sorbonne, kept a journal that is both an intensely moving, intimate, harrowing, appalling document and a text of astonishing literary maturity.   With her colleagues, she pl ... more

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  • Cover image of book Voyage of the Damned: A Shocking True Story of Hope, Betrayal and Nazi Terror by Gordon Thomas and Max Morgan-Witts
    Voyage of the Damned: A Shocking True Story of Hope, Betrayal and Nazi Terror - by Gordon Thomas and Max Morgan-Witts

    £9.99   paperback   (2009) - ISBN 13: 9781906779047 | ISBN 10: 190677904x

    In May 1939, the SS St Louis set sail from Hamburg carrying 937 German Jews seeking asylum from Nazi persecution. While the whole world watched and waited, the unfortunate travellers embarked on a strange and terrifying journey. Unknown to the captai ... more

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  • Cover image of book My Father
    My Father's Roses - by Nancy Kohner

    £9.99   paperback   (2009) - ISBN 13: 9780340960264 | ISBN 10: 0340960264

    Some families save and others throw away. The Kohners, a Jewish family living in Bohemia at the end of the nineteenth century, threw very little away. A hundred years later their casually assembled archive of over a thousand family letters, hundreds ... more

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  • Cover image of book Night by Elie Wiesel
    Night - by Elie Wiesel

    £8.99   paperback   (2008) - ISBN 13: 9780141038995 | ISBN 10: 0141038993

    Born into a Jewish ghetto in Hungary, as a child, Elie Wiesel was sent to the Nazi concentration camps at Auschwitz and Buchenwald. This is his account of that atrocity: the ever-increasing horrors he endured, the loss of his family and his struggle ... more

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  • Cover image of book A Wall of Two: Poems of Resistance and Suffering from Krakw to Buchenwald and Beyond by Henia Karmel & Ilona Karmel
    A Wall of Two: Poems of Resistance and Suffering from Krakw to Buchenwald and Beyond - by Henia Karmel & Ilona Karmel

    £20.00   paperback   (2007) - ISBN 13: 9780520251366 | ISBN 10: 0520251369

    Buchenwald survivors Ilona and Henia Karmel were seventeen and twenty years old when they entered the Nazi labor camps from the Krakw ghetto. These remarkable poems were written during that time. The sisters wrote the poems on worksheets stolen from ... more

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  • Cover image of book 163256: A Memoir of Resistance by Michael Englishman
    163256: A Memoir of Resistance - by Michael Englishman

    £19.99   paperback   (2007) - ISBN 13: 9781554580095 | ISBN 10: 1554580099

    163256: A Memoir of Resistance is Michael Englishmans astonishing story of courage, resourcefulness, and moral fibre as a Dutch Jew during World War II and its aftermath, from the Nazi occupation of Holland in 1940, through his incarceration in nume ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Tiger in the Attic; Memories of the Kindertransport and Growing up English. by Edith Milton
    The Tiger in the Attic; Memories of the Kindertransport and Growing up English. - by Edith Milton

    £10.50   paperback   (2007) - ISBN 13: 9780226529479 | ISBN 10: 0226529479

    In 1939, on the eve of Hitler's invasion of Poland, seven-year-old Edith Milton (then Edith Cohn) and her sister Ruth left Germany by way of the Kindertransport, the program which gave some 10,000 Jewish children refuge in England. The two were given ... more

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  • Cover image of book Two Lives by Vikram Seth
    Two Lives - by Vikram Seth

    £12.99   paperback   (2006) - ISBN 13: 9780349117980 | ISBN 10: 0349117985

    Two Lives is the story of a century and of a love affair across a racial devide. It tells of the extraordinary lives of Vikram Seth's great-uncle Shanti, brought up in India and sent to Berlin in the 1930s to study, and of his great-aunt Henny, whose ... more

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  • Cover image of book Forgotten Voices of the Holocaust by Lyn Smith
    Forgotten Voices of the Holocaust - by Lyn Smith

    £9.99   paperback   (2006) - ISBN 13: 9780091898267 | ISBN 10: 0091898269

    'The train journey from Westerbork to Auschwitz was about thirty-six hours with no food or drink. We just sat and gave each other the baby. I said to my wife, "If I don't come back, you must marry again, find a good man who is good for the child." We ... more

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  • Cover image of book After Such Knowledge: A Meditation on the Aftermath of the Holocaust by Eva Hoffman
    After Such Knowledge: A Meditation on the Aftermath of the Holocaust - by Eva Hoffman

    £10.99   paperback   (2005) - ISBN 13: 9780099464723 | ISBN 10: 0099464721

    As the Holocaust recedes from us in time, the guardianship of its legacy is being passed on from its survivors and witnesses to the generation after. How should we, in turn, convey its knowledge to others? What are the effects of a traumatic past on ... more

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  • Cover image of book Eichmann and the Holocaust by Hannah Arendt
    Eichmann and the Holocaust - by Hannah Arendt

    £4.99   paperback   (2005) - ISBN 13: 9780141024004 | ISBN 10: 0141024003

    Inspired by the trial of a bureaucrat who helped cause the Holocaust, this radical work on the banality of evil stunned the world with its exploration of a regime's moral blindness and one man's insistence that he be absolved all guilt because he was ... more

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  • Cover image of book Warrant for Genocide by Norman Cohn
    Warrant for Genocide - by Norman Cohn

    £14.99   paperback   (2005) - ISBN 13: 9781897959497 | ISBN 10: 1897959494

    Subtitled "The Myth of the Jewish World Conspiracy and the 'Protocols of the Elders of Zion'". Hitler's anti-semitic obsession was fuelled by the 'Protocols of the Elders of Zion', a hugely successful forgery containing the master-plan of an alleged ... more

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  • Cover image of book Five Years in the Warsaw Ghetto by Bernard Goldstein
    Five Years in the Warsaw Ghetto - by Bernard Goldstein

    £13.00   paperback   (2005) - ISBN 13: 9781904859055 | ISBN 10: 1904859054

    The story of the Warsaw ghetto is one of the most heartbreaking and tragic in all of recorded history. Bernard Goldstein, who was already a semi-legendary figure as a socialist and leader of the Jews in Poland, was a central figure in this story. He ... more

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  • Cover image of book My Wounded Heart: The Life of Lilli Jahn 1900-1944 by Martin Doerry
    My Wounded Heart: The Life of Lilli Jahn 1900-1944 - by Martin Doerry

    £10.99   paperback   (2005) - ISBN 13: 9780747570509 | ISBN 10: 0747570507

    From her idealistic young womanhood in Cologne to the end of her life, Lilli Jahn was a prolific letter writer. After studying medicine and marrying her Protestant sweetheart, Ernst Jahn, she set up home and a medical practice. Then, in 1933, Hitler ... more

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  • Cover image of book Antisemitism: Myth and Hate from Antiquity to the Present by Marvin Perry & Frederick M Schweitzer
    Antisemitism: Myth and Hate from Antiquity to the Present - by Marvin Perry & Frederick M Schweitzer

    £36.00   paperback   (2005) - ISBN 13: 9781403968937 | ISBN 10: 1403968934

    An analysis of the lies, misperceptions and myths that have been spread throughout the centuries in regard to the Jewish people and the Jewish religion. Jews as murderers of Christ and as instruments of Satan, the scapegoating of Jews in the modern w ... more

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  • Cover image of book Eva
    Eva's Story - by Eva Schloss

    £9.95   paperback   (2005) - ISBN 13: 9780952371694 | ISBN 10: 0952371693

    In March 1938 the Germans invaded Austria and young Eva Geiringer and her family became refugees. Like many Jews they fled to Amsterdam where they hid from the Nazis until they were betrayed and arrested in May 1944. Eva was 15 years old when she was ... more

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  • Cover image of book Man
    Man's Search for Meaning: The Classic Tribute to Hope from the Holocaust - by Viktor E Frankl

    £8.99   paperback   (2004) - ISBN 13: 9781844132393 | ISBN 10: 1844132390

    A prominent Viennese psychiatrist before the war, Viktor Frankl was uniquely able to observe the way that both he and others in Auschwitz coped (or didn't) with the experience. He noticed that it was the men who comforted others and who gave away the ... more

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  • Cover image of book A Square of Sky: A Wartime Childhood from Ghetto to Convent by Janina David
    A Square of Sky: A Wartime Childhood from Ghetto to Convent - by Janina David

    £13.99   paperback   (2004) - ISBN 13: 9780907871736 | ISBN 10: 0907871739

    At the age of nine, Janina David led a sheltered life with her prosperous Jewish family in Poland. A year later they were all on the verge of starvation, sharing a small room in the Warsaw ghetto. When it became clear that none of them was likely to ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Complete Maus by Art Spiegelman
    The Complete Maus - by Art Spiegelman

    £16.99   paperback   (2003) - ISBN 13: 9780141014081 | ISBN 10: 0141014083

    Combined for the first time here are Maus I: A Survivor's Tale and Maus II - the complete story of Vladek Spiegelman and his wife, living and surviving in Hitler's Europe. By addressing the horror of the Holocaust through cartoons, the author captur ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Diary of a Young Girl: The Definitive Edition by Anne Frank
    The Diary of a Young Girl: The Definitive Edition - by Anne Frank

    £7.99   paperback   (2002) - ISBN 13: 9780141315188 | ISBN 10: 0141315180

    Since its publication in 1947, Anne Frank's Diary has been read by tens of millions of people. This Definitive Edition restores substantial material omitted from the original edition, giving us a deeper insight into Anne Frank's world. Her curiosity ... more

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  • Cover image of book An Underground Life: Memoirs of a Gay Jew in Nazi Berlin by Gad Beck
    An Underground Life: Memoirs of a Gay Jew in Nazi Berlin - by Gad Beck

    £18.95   paperback   (2000) - ISBN 13: 9780299165048 | ISBN 10: 0299165043

    That a Jew living in Nazi Berlin survived the Holocaust at all is surprising. That he was a homosexual and a teenage leader in the resistance and yet survived is amazing. But that he endured the ongoing horror with an open heart, with love and withou ... more

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  • Cover image of book Israel and the Daughters of the Shoah: Reoccupying the Territories of Silence by Ronit Lentin
    Israel and the Daughters of the Shoah: Reoccupying the Territories of Silence - by Ronit Lentin

    £24.00   paperback   (2000) - ISBN 13: 9781571817754 | ISBN 10: 1571817751

    This book offers the first gendered analysis of Israeli society and the Shoah (the Holocaust). The author employs personal narratives of nine Israeli daughers of Shoah survivors, writers and film makers, and a feminist re-reading of official and unof ... more

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  • Cover image of book The British Government and the Holocaust: The Failure of Anglo-Jewish Leadership? by Meier Sompolinsky
    The British Government and the Holocaust: The Failure of Anglo-Jewish Leadership? - by Meier Sompolinsky

    £19.95   paperback   (1999) - ISBN 13: 9781902210247 | ISBN 10: 1902210247

    Three competing Jewish organizations in London approached the British Government to initiate actions to assist European Jewry. Innumerable talks took place and many letters were exchanged. Impatient bureaucrats rejected the parallel requests and prop ... more

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  • Cover image of book If This Is a Man/The Truce by Primo Levi
    If This Is a Man/The Truce - by Primo Levi

    £9.99   paperback   (1987) - ISBN 13: 9780349100135 | ISBN 10: 0349100136

    "With the moral stamina and intellectual poise of a twentieth century Titan, this slightly built, dutiful, unassuming chemist set out systematically to remember the German hell on earth, steadfastly to think it through, and then to render it comprehe ... more

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  • Cover image of book Auschwitz: True Tales from a Grotesque Land by Sara Nomberg-Przytyk, translated by Roslyn Hirsch
    Auschwitz: True Tales from a Grotesque Land - by Sara Nomberg-Przytyk, translated by Roslyn Hirsch

    £26.95   paperback   (1986) - ISBN 13: 9780807841600 | ISBN 10: 0807841609

    "From the moment I got to Auschwitz I was completely detached. I disconnected my heart and intellect in an act of self-defense, despair, and hopelessness." With these words Sara Nomberg-Przytyk begins this painful and compelling account of her e ... more

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