Voices of the Holocaust, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0787617466
  • ISBN-13: 9780787617462
  • DDC: 940.53
  • Shipping Weight: 3.30 lbs ( 1.50 kgs)
  • Print | Hardcover
  • © 1998 | Published

About

Overview

Voices of the Holocaust contains 34 speeches, diary entries, newspaper articles, poems and more that echo the pain of victims and the fierceness of the Nazi perpetrators of the Holocaust. Each entry provides an introduction to the excerpted speech or text, as well as:

  • "Things to Remember," "What Happened Next" and "Did You Know" sections
  • Definitions of difficult primary source terms
  • Sidebars featuring information on the speaker or author and other key facts

Reviews

"An excellent tool because it provides primary sources and places them in historical context. Excellent resources for school, public and synagogue libraries." -- ARBA (American Reference Books Annual) 1999

— ARBA

"What has been effectively accomplished here is to teach the Holocaust on two levels: cognitive (the facts) and affective (the emotions)." -- Jewish Book World (vol.16, no. 3)

— Jewish Book World

"Effectively teaches about the Holocaust on both a factual and emotional level." -- School Library Journal (February 1999)

— School Library Journal

"These volumes should be a necessary addition to any high school collection about the Holocaust. Recommended." -- Book Report (Jan/Feb 1999)

— Book Report