Phenomenal. A meticulous, succinct analysis of the origins of the Holocaust and its development. It's a solidly academic book, and its catalogue of murders is all the more... Read morePublished 1 month ago by hans castorp
The reviews to date (April, 2014) are generally useful but totally miss the mark. One person (who seems knowledgeable) uses "internationalists" when he means... Read morePublished 10 months ago by Harold Reisman
Many reviews already written about this scholarly work provide general information and, instead of repeating them, I focus on a few issues. Read morePublished 12 months ago by Jan Peczkis
This book, Holocaust, was a difficult and unpleasant read. This unpleasantness was not due to the sensitive subject, of which I am quite familiar. The problem was that Mr. Read morePublished 22 months ago by R. S. Levik
Besides the lack of human interest in this work, the chapter after chapter of statistics could have been more effectively presented. Read morePublished on July 28, 2011 by Judith C. Kinney
This English edition of Peter Longerich's masterful "Holocaust" -- the German version is now thirteen years old -- will in many (but not all) ways make previous scholarship on this... Read morePublished on January 22, 2011 by Werner Cohn
has this subject been exhausted yet? what more could possibly be said? hannah arendt wrote about the banality of evil--what about the banality of the never-ending beating to... Read morePublished on December 23, 2010 by S.