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Book Burning Holocaust Encyclopedia

Details: Book burning has a long and dark history. Book burning refers to the ritual destruction by fire of books or other written materials. Usually carried out in a public context, the burning of books represents an element of censorship and usually proceeds from a cultural, religious, or political opposition to the materials in question.

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Anne Frank: Diary Holocaust Encyclopedia

Details: The book remains immensely popular, having been translated into more than 70 languages and having sold more than 30 million copies. There are three versions of the diary. The first is the diary as Anne originally wrote it from June 1942 to August 1944.

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Browse A to Z Holocaust Encyclopedia

Details: Browse A-Z. Find articles, photos, maps, films, and more listed alphabetically. For Teachers. Recommended resources and topics if you have limited time to teach about the Holocaust. ID Cards. Explore the ID Cards to learn more about personal …

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Сожжение книг Энциклопедия Холокоста

Details: 简体中文. Español. Термин « сожжение книг » относится к ритуальному уничтожению книг или других письменных материалов в кострах. Сожжение книг представляло собой элемент цензуры и часто

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焚书 猶太人大屠杀百科全书

Details: 焚书. 有关此照片的更多信息. “ 焚书 ”指通过用火焚烧的方式对书籍和其它文字材料进行毁灭的仪式。. 焚书通常在公共场合进行,代表着审查制度的基本原则,一般是在文化、宗教或政治方面对有疑问的材料表示反对的行为。. 焚书有着悠久和黑暗的历史

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Сожжение книг (сокращенная версия) Энциклопедия Холокоста

Details: Термин «сожжение книг» относится к ритуальному уничтожению книг в кострах. Сожжение книг

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H.G. Wells Holocaust Encyclopedia

Details: At the 1933 book burnings Wells' two-volume historical work, The Outline of History: Being a Plain History of Life and Mankind, was thrown into the flames. As a fighter for social justice, H.G. Wells had early committed himself to socialist principles and for a time was active in the radical socialist Fabian Society.

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Erich Kästner Holocaust Encyclopedia

Details: At the book burning of 1933 in Berlin, which Kästner attended, his books were thrown into the fire to the accompaniment of a "fire oath." What caused the Nazis to burn Erich Kästner's books was not his highly successful children's book Emil and the Detectives, but his protest novel Fabian and some of his socially conscious journalistic pieces

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焚书(精简文章) 猶太人大屠杀百科全书

Details: “焚书”指用火烧书的仪式。焚书源于对书面材料的文化、宗教或政治方面的反对,通常在公共场所进行。1933 年,纳粹公众启蒙与宣传部长约瑟夫・戈培尔开始努力使德国的艺术与文化顺应纳粹 …

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Nazi Book Burnings: Recurring Symbol Holocaust Encyclopedia

Details: Book burning is the theme of Ray Bradbury’s Fahrenheit 451, an ironic science fiction narrative about a futuristic, authoritarian society. Manned with flamethrowers rather than fire extinguishers, “firemen” are ordered to find and burn books, for books are considered to be dangerous and seductive, containing ideas that create uncertainty

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Καύση βιβλίων Εγκυκλοπαίδεια Ολοκαυτώματος

Details: Οι καύσεις βιβλίων έχουν μια μακρά και σκοτεινή ιστορία. Ίσως το πιο γνωστό από αυτά τα γεγονότα, η καύση των βιβλίων από το ναζιστικό καθεστώς στις 10 Μαΐου 1933, να είχε προηγούμενο στη

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Immediate American Responses to the Nazi Book Burnings

Details: 1. American newspapers nearly unanimously condemned the book burnings. While some responded with ridicule, others forecast the impending “dark age.”. 2. On May 10, 1933, the same day as the book burnings in Germany, nearly 100,000 people marched in New York City for more than six hours to protest events in Germany and the burning of books. 3.

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Lion Feuchtwanger Holocaust Encyclopedia

Details: The Book; yes, their Book. They had no state, holding them together, no country, no soil, no king, no form of life in common. If, in spite of this, they were one, more one than all the other peoples of the world, it was the Book that sweated them into unity.

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Antisemitic children's book Holocaust Encyclopedia

Details: Antisemitic children's book published in 1936 in Nuremberg, Germany. The title, in German, is translated as "You Can't Trust a Fox in the Heath and a Jew on his Oath: A Picture Book for Young and Old." The cover depicts a fox in the heath and a caricature of a Jew taking an oath.

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Timeline of the German Military and the Nazi Regime

Details: The Battle of Stalingrad, which lasted from October 1942 to February 1943, was a major turning point in the war. After months of fierce fighting and heavy casualties, and contrary to Hitler’s direct order, the surviving German forces (about 91,000 men) surrendered on February 2, 1943.

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Fire Oaths Holocaust Encyclopedia

Details: Book burning refers to the ritual destruction by fire of books or other written materials. Usually carried out in a public context, the burning of books represents an element of censorship and usually proceeds from a cultural, religious, or political opposition to the materials in question. Book burning has a long and dark history.

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book burning Holocaust Encyclopedia

Details: book burning. Beginning on May 10, 1933, Nazi-dominated student groups carried out public burnings of books they claimed were “un-German.”. The book burnings took place in 34 university towns and cities. Works of prominent Jewish, liberal, and leftist writers ended up in the bonfires. The book burnings stood as a powerful symbol of Nazi

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Adolf Hitler Holocaust Encyclopedia

Details: Adolf Hitler. Adolf Hitler was the undisputed leader of the National Socialist German Workers Party—known as Nazis—since 1921. In 1923, he was arrested and imprisoned for trying to overthrow the German government. His trial brought him fame and followers. He used the subsequent jail time to dictate his political ideas in a book, Mein Kampf

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Anne Frank Biography: Who was Anne Frank

Details: Anne Frank was a German girl and Jewish victim of the Holocaust who is famous for keeping a diary of her experiences. Anne and her family went into hiding for two years to avoid Nazi persecution. Her documentation of this …

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焚書 ホロコースト百科事典

Details: اُردو. 简体中文. Español. 「 焚書 」とは、書物の焼却による儀式としての破壊を指します。. 通常、焚書は公の場で実行され、検閲の要素を示し、資料に対する 文化的 、宗教的、または政治的な反発から起こります。. 焚書には長く暗い歴史があります

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Bertolt Brecht Holocaust Encyclopedia

Details: Bertolt Brecht was a leading German dramatist, well known for his political films and plays. His works were burned during the Nazi book burnings of 1933. Learn more.

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The Armenian Genocide (1915-16): Overview Holocaust

Details: Sometimes called the first genocide of the twentieth century, the Armenian genocide refers to the physical annihilation of Armenian Christian people living in the Ottoman Empire from spring 1915 through autumn 1916. There were approximately 1.5 million Armenians living in the multiethnic Ottoman Empire in 1915. At least 664,000 and possibly as many as 1.2 million died during the …

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"The Nazi Plan": Book Burning Holocaust Encyclopedia

Details: "The Nazi Plan": Book Burning The film "The Nazi Plan" was shown as evidence at the International Military Tribunal in Nuremberg on December 11, 1945. It was compiled for the trial by Budd Schulberg and other US military personnel, under the supervision of Navy Commander James Donovan.

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Martin Niemöller: Biography Holocaust Encyclopedia

Details: Martin Niemöller Martin Niemöller (1892–1984) was a prominent Protestant pastor who emerged as an outspoken public foe of Adolf Hitler and spent the last seven years of Nazi rule in concentration camps, despite his ardent nationalism. Niemöller is perhaps best remembered for the quotation: “First they came for the socialists, and I did

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Thomas Mann Holocaust Encyclopedia

Details: Thomas Mann was a German author who won the Nobel Prize for Literature. His political writings were burned during the Nazi book burnings of 1933. Learn more.

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The July 20, 1944, Plot to Assassinate Adolf Hitler

Details: The Failure of the Plot. On July 20, 1944, Stauffenberg placed one of two bombs in a briefcase under the table in Hitler’s briefing room in the Wolf’s Lair. He was unable to arm the second bomb in time. After Stauffenberg left the room, the briefcase was coincidentally moved under the heavy support of the table leg.

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Nuremberg Laws Holocaust Encyclopedia

Details: Background. Two distinct laws passed in Nazi Germany in September 1935 are known collectively as the Nuremberg Laws: the Reich Citizenship Law and the Law for the Protection of German Blood and German Honor. These laws embodied many of the racial theories underpinning Nazi ideology. They would provide the legal framework for the …

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Paul Klee Holocaust Encyclopedia

Details: Paul Klee was a German-Swiss painter and graphic artist who taught at the Bauhaus. His art was targeted in the Nazi book burnings and “Degenerate Art” exhibition.

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Documentation on the Persecution of Roma Holocaust

Details: Documentation on the persecution of the Roma (Gypsies) is abundant in archives and other repositories throughout Europe, the United States, and even in Israel. In order to understand where material exists, basic background information on legislation against the Roma before and during the Third Reich is necessary.. The German state of Bavaria introduced one of the first …

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Mein Kampf Holokost Ansiklopedisi

Details: 1. Mein Kampf, Nazizm'in ana bileşenlerini yüceltir: Kudurmuş bir antisemitizm, ırkçı bir dünya görüşü ve Doğu Avrupa'da Lebensraum (yaşam alanı) elde etmek için hazırlanmış saldırgan bir dış politika.. 2. 1925'ten 1945 yazına kadar 12 milyondan fazla sattı ve görme engelli Almanlar için kör alfabeli baskısı da dahil, 12'den fazla dile çevrildi.

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Richard Nikolaus Coudenhove-Kalergi Holocaust Encyclopedia

Details: Count Richard Nikolaus Coudenhove-Kalergi founded the "Pan-Europe" movement. His works were tossed into the flames during the Nazi book burnings of 1933.

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Oskar Schindler Holocaust Encyclopedia

Details: Oskar Schindler (1908–1974) was born on April 28, 1908, in Svitavy (Zwittau), Moravia, at that time a province of the Austro-Hungarian Monarchy. An ethnic German and a Catholic, he remained in Svitavy during the interwar period and held Czech citizenship after Moravia was incorporated into the newly established Czechoslovak Republic in 1918.

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Denmark Holocaust Encyclopedia

Details: In total, some 120 Danish Jews died during the Holocaust, either in Theresienstadt or during the flight from Denmark. This relatively small number represents one of the highest Jewish survival rates for any German-occupied European country. Author (s): United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, Washington, DC.

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Dachau Holocaust Encyclopedia

Details: Dachau. Between 1933 and 1945, Nazi Germany and its allies established more than 44,000 camps and other incarceration sites (including ghettos). The perpetrators used these locations for a range of purposes, including forced labor, detention of people deemed to be "enemies of the state," and mass murder. Millions of people suffered and died or

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在柏林“焚书”行动期间,学生和冲锋队队员卸载“非德国的”书籍的 …

Details: 在柏林“焚书”行动期间,学生和冲锋队队员卸载“非德国的”书籍的场面。 横幅字样: “德国学生反对‘非德意志精神

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The Destruction of the German Garrison in Lenin

Details: German forces occupied Lenin by mid-July 1941. By the end of July 1941, the Nazis had issued instructions for the Jews of Lenin to wear yellow badges on their clothes, and they were forbidden to communicate with the local Belorussians, Poles, and Russians.

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Mir Yeshiva Holocaust Encyclopedia

Details: Mir Yeshiva Established in 1815, the Mir Yeshiva gained renown as a leading institution for Torah study.By the 1930s, this rabbinical academy attracted scholars from all over the world. When the town of Mir fell to the Soviets in 1939, the students knew that …

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Concentration Camps, 1933–1939 Holocaust Encyclopedia

Details: Concentration camps (Konzentrationslager; abbreviated as KL or KZ) were an integral feature of the regime in Nazi Germany between 1933 and 1945.The term concentration camp refers to a camp in which people are detained or confined, usually under harsh conditions and without regard to legal norms of arrest and imprisonment that are acceptable in a …

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Josef Mengele Holocaust Encyclopedia

Details: Josef Mengele was born on March 16, 1911, in Günzburg, near Ulm, Germany. He was the eldest son of Karl Mengele, a prosperous manufacturer of farming implements. In 1935, he earned a PhD in physical anthropology from the University of Munich. He also held a doctoral degree in genetic medicine.

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Adolf Hitler: 1919-1924 Holocaust Encyclopedia

Details: Related to his intelligence gathering function, Hitler and two colleagues attended a September 12, 1919, meeting of the German Labor Party (Deutsche Arbeiterpartei--DAP), a völkisch (race-based)-nationalist organization. During the meeting, Hitler denounced a speech favoring Bavarian separatism. Within a month, Hitler had joined the DAP with

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Magda Hellinger Holocaust Encyclopedia

Details: Magda Hellinger. Magda was the only daughter in a family of five children. Her town of Michalovce, in eastern Slovakia, was an agricultural trade center and it had a large Jewish population. Magda's father taught Jewish history in local Jewish schools. Magda grew up learning Hebrew songs and listening to stories about Jewish history.

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Emanuel (Manny) Mandel Holocaust Encyclopedia

Details: Emanuel (Manny) Mandel. Manny was born to a religious Jewish family in the port city of Riga, Latvia. Shortly after Manny's birth, his father accepted a post as one of the four chief cantors in Budapest and the family returned to Hungary, where they had lived before 1933. Manny's father was based at the renowned Rombach Street synagogue.

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宣传部长约瑟夫·戈培尔(在讲台上)表扬了学生和冲锋队队员在柏 …

Details: 宣传部长约瑟夫·戈培尔(在讲台上)表扬了学生和冲锋队队员在柏林剧院广场 (Opernplatz)焚书期间毁坏“非德国的”书籍的

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