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Auschwitz Death Camp

Ian Baxter

7.5 x 9.5, 128 pages, 250 b/w photos, 9781848840720, $29.95, paperback, Pen and Sword
March 10, 2010
English

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The concentration camp at Auschwitz-Birkenau was the site of the single largest mass murder in history. Over one million mainly Jewish men, women, and children were murdered in its gas chambers. Countless more died as a result of disease and starvation. 'Auschwitz Death Camp' is a chilling pictorial record of this infamous establishment. Using some 250 photographs together with detailed captions and accompanying text, it describes how Auschwitz evolved from a brutal labor camp at the beginning of the war into what was literally a factory of death. The images how people lived, worked and died at Auschwitz.

The book covers the men who conceived and constructed this killing machine, and how the camp provided a vast labor pool for various industrial complexes erected in the vicinity. 'Auschwitz Death Camp' is shocking proof of the magnitude of horror inflicted by the Nazis on innocent men, women and children. Such evil should not be forgotten lest it reappear.

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ďÖpictorial record of this infamous establishmentÖa grim reminder of what man is capable of doing to man.Ē

PAST IN REVIEW , 2010-06-10


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