From may 1943 through january 1945, mengele selected who would be gassed immediately, who would be worked to death, and who would serve as involuntary guinea pigs for his spurious and ghastly human experiments twins were Mengele's particular obsession.
Doctors From Hell: The Horrific Account of Nazi Experiments on Humans#ad - A chilling story of human depravity and ultimate justice, told for the first time by an eyewitness court reporter for the Nuremberg war crimes trial of Nazi doctors. This landmark trial resulted in the establishment of guidelines for medical research involving human beings. Once a nazi sympathizer tossed bombs into the dining room of the hotel where she lived moments before she arrived for dinner.
Doctors From Hell: The Horrific Account of Nazi Experiments on Humans #ad - The author describes the experience of being in bombed-out, post-war Nuremberg, dangerous, where she lived for two years while working on the trial. This is the account of 22 men and 1 woman and the torturing and killing by experiment they authorized in the name of scientific research and patriotism. She takes us into the courtroom to hear the dramatic testimony and see the reactions of the defendants to the proceedings.
Doctors from hell includes trial transcripts that have not been easily available to the general public and previously unpublished photographs used as evidence in the trial.
The Beasts of Buchenwald: Karl & Ilse Koch, Human-skin Lampshades, and the War-crimes Trial of the Century The Buchenwald Trilogy Book 1#ad - The crime and punishment story of how nazi ss colonel Karl Koch and his wife Ilse ran Buchenwald, the most infamous concentration camp of Nazi Germany, where evil reigned unchecked and the inconceivable was commonplace.
Auschwitz: A Doctor's Eyewitness AccountArcade #ad - Auschwitz: A Doctor's Eyewitness Account #ad - A jew and a medical doctor, Dr. Miraculously, he survived to give this terrifying and sobering account. Nyiszli was named Mengele’s personal research pathologist. Josef Mengele. Miklos nyiszli was spared from death for a grimmer fate: to perform “scientific research” on his fellow inmates under the supervision of the infamous “Angel of Death”: Dr.
. When the nazis invaded hungary in 1944, they sent virtually the entire Jewish population to Auschwitz.
The Pharmacist of Auschwitz: The Untold StoryCrux Publishing #ad - The story is one of murder and greed with its roots in the dark heart of the Holocaust. The pharmacist of Auschwitz is a moving saga that lingers long after the final page. Farben, and its Bayer pharmaceutical subsidiary. Now translated into 13 languagesthe pharmacist of auschwitz is the little known story of Victor Capesius, joined the Nazi SS in 1943 and quickly became the chief pharmacist at the largest death camp, a Bayer pharmaceutical salesman from Romania who, at the age of 35, Auschwitz.
Set against a backdrop ranging from hitler’s war to conquer Europe to the Final Solution to postwar Germany’s tormented efforts to confront its dark past, Posner shows the appalling depths to which ordinary men descend when they are unrestrained by conscience or any sense of morality. It provides a spellbinding glimpse inside the devil’s pact made between the Nazis and Germany’s largest conglomerate, I.
The Pharmacist of Auschwitz: The Untold Story #ad - G. It is told through nazi henchmen and industrialists turned war criminals, intelligence agents and zealous prosecutors, and intrepid concentration camp survivors and Nazi hunters. Based in part on previously classified documents, his escape from justice, fueled in part by his theft of gold ripped from the mouths of corpses, Patricia Posner exposes Capesius’s reign of terror at the camp, and how a handful of courageous survivors and a single brave prosecutor finally brought him to trial for murder twenty years after the end of the war.
The pharmacist of auschwitz is much more, though, than a personal account of Capesius.
Inside the Gas Chambers: Eight Months in the Sonderkommando of AuschwitzPolity #ad - He soon found himself a member of the ‘special unit' responsible for removing the corpses from the gas chambers and burning their bodies. At first, the occupying italians protected his family; but when the Germans invaded, the Venezias were deported to Auschwitz. This is a unique, eye-witness account of everyday life right at the heart of the Nazi extermination machine.
. Given the chance to earn a little extra bread, he agreed to become a ‘Sonderkommando', without realising what this entailed. Slomo venezia was born into a poor Jewish-Italian community living in Thessaloniki, Greece. It is usual to imagine that none of those who went into the gas chambers at Auschwitz ever emerged to tell their tale - but, as a member of a ‘Sonderkommando', Shlomo Venezia was given this horrific privilege.
Inside the Gas Chambers: Eight Months in the Sonderkommando of Auschwitz #ad - He knew that, having witnessed the unspeakable, he in turn would probably be eliminated by the SS in case he ever told his tale. His mother and sisters disappeared on arrival, at first with disbelief, and he learned, that they had almost certainly been gassed. Published in association with the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.
Dispassionately, evokes the terror inspired by the man in charge of the crematoria, and recounts the attempts made by some of the prisoners to escape, ‘Angel of Death' Otto Moll, he details the grim round of daily tasks, including the revolt of October 1944. He survived: this is his story.
Heinrich Himmler: A LifeOUP Oxford #ad - His wide-ranging powers meant that he bore equal responsibility for the repression of the Germanpeople on the home front and the atrocities perpetrated by the SS in the East. Perhaps more than any other single nazi leader aside from Hitler, his name has become a byword for the terror, persecution, and destruction that characterized the Third Reich.
As head of the ss, chief of police, and reich interior Minister, 'Reichskommissar for the Consolidation of Germanness', Heinrich Himmler enjoyed a position of almost unparalleled power and responsibility in Nazi Germany. In the process, and predilections made their mark on the organizations for which he was responsible - especially the SS, which in so many ways bore the characteristic hallmarks of its leader, he illuminates the extraordinarydegree to which Himmler's own personal prejudices, idiosyncrasies, and whose history remains both incomplete and incomprehensiblewithout a detailed and intimate knowledge of its deeply sinister commander-in-chief.
Heinrich Himmler: A Life #ad - Masterfully interweaving the story of himmler's personal life and political career with the wider history of the Nazi dictatorship, Longerich shows how skilfully he exploited and manipulated his disparate roles in the pursuit of his far-reaching and grandiose objectives. Yet, in spite of his central role in the crimes of the Nazi regime, until now Himmler has remained a colourless and elusive figure in the history of the period.
In this, the first-ever comprehensive biography of the SS-Reichsführer, leading German historian Peter Longerich puts every aspect of Himmler's life under the microscope.
Hitler's Children: Sons and Daughters of Third Reich LeadersCrux Publishing Ltd #ad - A fascinating book” –-Sunday Mail “Absorbing. The contrast between innocent childhood experience, and the awful understanding of that experience that came with time, is enough to make you weep"–-Los Angeles Times“They were the architects of terror but they were also fathers. A masterly job"–-Montreal GazetteGöring.
Based on exclusive and in-depth interviews, Gerald Posner provides an unforgettable portrait of some children ravaged by anger and hatred while others are riven with guilt and plead for forgiveness. Dönitz. It is also a spellbinding insider’s look at some of the men whose names have become synonymous with terror.
Hitler's Children: Sons and Daughters of Third Reich Leaders #ad - This is a classic book about the second generation of Nazi perpetrators the only one ever to have family interviews with Hess, Mengele, Donitz, and Göring. No other book author or documentarian ever got those children to talk again. Names that conjure up dark memories of Nazi Germany and the Holocaust. And they were fathers.
Now, for the first time, their children speak out.
Surviving the Angel of Death: The True Story of a Mengele Twin in AuschwitzTanglewood #ad - Eva mozes kor was 10 years old when she arrived in Auschwitz. While her parents and two older sisters were taken to the gas chambers, she and her twin, Miriam, were herded into the care of the man known as the Angel of Death, Dr. Josef mengele and subjected to sadistic medical experiments and forced to fight daily for their own survival.
The book also includes an epilogue on Eva's recovery from this experience and her remarkable decision to publicly forgive the Nazis. Through this book, readers will learn of a child's endurance and survival in the face of truly extraordinary evil. Through her museum and her lectures, she has dedicated her life to giving testimony on the Holocaust, providing a message of hope for people who have suffered, peace, and working toward goals of forgiveness, and the elimination of hatred and prejudice in the world.
In the Hell of Auschwitz: The Wartime Memoirs of Judith Sternberg NewmanMemorandum Texts #ad - Although at points it is a difficult read, it should be read by everyone so that such horrors will never be allowed to occur again. After the war judith sternberg newman married Senek Newman, a fellow concentration camp survivor, and emigrated to the United States 1947. She began writing her account immediately after arriving in the United States.
Newman passed away in 2008. Sternberg, along with her mother, three brothers, a niece, two sisters, an aunt and uncle, a brother-in-law, and her fiancé all entered into the hell of Auschwitz. She was the only one to leave alive again. At five o’clock on february 23, 1942, Nazi police, armed with rifles surrounded the hospital where Sternberg worked.
In the Hell of Auschwitz: The Wartime Memoirs of Judith Sternberg Newman #ad - Time had run out for the Jewish inhabitants of Breslau. There had been ten thousand Jewish inhabitants in the city prior to the rise of Nazis. Sternberg’s book is therefore an invaluable source that uncovers the dark days that she spent in hell. In the hell of auschwitz is a fascinating book that provides insights into the worst horrors of the Second World War.
In the hell of auschwitz was first published in 1963. Sternberg’s book relates episode after episode of events where she should have been killed, but for whatever reason, she was spared. Much has been written of the horrific events that occurred in Nazi Germany, yet it is rare that you are able to hear of these stories written by survivors themselves.
Hitler's Hangman: The Life of HeydrichYale University Press #ad - Yet heydrich has received remarkably modest attention in the extensive literature of the Third Reich. Robert gerwarth weaves together little-known stories of Heydrich's private life with his deeds as head of the Nazi Reich Security Main Office. He shouldered a major share of responsibility for some of the worst Nazi atrocities, and up to his assassination in Prague in 1942, he was widely seen as one of the most dangerous men in Nazi Germany.
Reinhard heydrich is widely recognized as one of the great iconic villains of the twentieth century, an appalling figure even within the context of the Nazi leadership. Chief of the nazi criminal police, and leading planner of the "Final Solution, and the Gestapo, the SS Security Service, ruthless overlord of Nazi-occupied Bohemia and Moravia, " Heydrich played a central role in Hitler's Germany.
Hitler's Hangman: The Life of Heydrich #ad - Fully exploring heydrich's progression from a privileged middle-class youth to a rapacious mass murderer, Gerwarth sheds new light on the complexity of Heydrich's adult character, the incremental steps that led to unimaginable atrocities, his motivations, and the consequences of his murderous efforts toward re-creating the entire ethnic makeup of Europe.