Murder in our midst : the Holocaust, industrial killing, and representation /

This text analyzes the ways in which the Holocaust has been represented in various mediums - academic histories, literature, poetry, art, cinema and museums. It addresses such issues as how different cultures have come to terms with the Holocaust and with what effects in times of peace and war.

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Bartov, Omer.
Format: eBook
Published: New York : Oxford University Press, 1996.
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction: The Past and Present of Militarized Genocide; I. Images of War and the Emergence of Industrial Killing; 1. Man and the Mass: Reality and the Heroic Image in War; 2. The European Imagination in the Age of Total War; II. The Holocaust: Histories, Memories, Stories; 3. Antisemitism, the Holocaust, and Reinterpretations of National Socialism; 4. Historians on the Eastern Front: Andreas Hillgruber and Germany's Tragedy; 5. An Idiot's Tale: Memories and Histories of the Holocaust; 6. Intellectuals on Auschwitz: Memory, History, and Truth.