Military history

The Holocaust: A New History

The Holocaust: A New History

This book answers two fundamental questions about the Holocaust. How, and why, did it happen?

Prologue

Chapter 1. Origins of Hate

Chapter 2. Birth of the Nazis (1919–1923)

Chapter 3. From Revolution to Ballot Box (1924–1933)

Chapter 4. Consolidating Power (1933–1934)

Chapter 5. The Nuremberg Laws (1934–1935)

Chapter 6. Education and Empire-Building (1935–1938)

Chapter 7. Radicalization (1938–1939)

Chapter 8. The Start of Racial War (1939–1940)

Chapter 9. Persecution in the West (1940–1941)

Chapter 10. War of Extermination (1941)

Chapter 11. The Road to Wannsee (1941–1942)

Chapter 12. Search and Kill (1942)

Chapter 13. Nazi Death Camps in Poland (1942)

Chapter 14. Killing, and Persuading Others to Help (1942–1943)

Chapter 15. Oppression and Revolt (1943)

Chapter 16. Auschwitz (1943–1944)

Chapter 17. Hungarian Catastrophe (1944)

Chapter 18. Murder to the End (1944–1945)

Postscript

Illustrations

Notes