Life in a Nazi Concentration Camp, 1st Edition

  • Don Nardo
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  • ISBN-10: 1601525117
  • ISBN-13: 9781601525116
  • DDC: 940.5472
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 96 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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Life for the inmates of Nazi leader Adolf Hitler’s concentration camps was brutal, dangerous, and often pitiless, and yet, as if by a miracle, some of the prisoners survived to tell their harrowing tales. Living conditions, forced labor, punishment, and rituals of survival are among the topics discussed in this gripping social history.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Copyright page.
Important Events of the Nazi Era.
Introduction: “The Worst Memory in All Experience”.
1: Deportation and Arrival.
2: Housing, Food, and Other Living Conditions.
3: Forced Labor and Other Inmate Exploitation.
4: Lurking Threats of Punishment and Death.
5: The Miracles of Survival and Liberation.
Source Notes.
For Further Research.
Picture Credits.
About the Author.