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  • Nazi Extermination Camps Anti Semitism
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    Nazi Extermination Camps Anti-Semitism reached to extreme levels beginning in 1939, when Polish Jews were regularly rounded up and shot by members of the SS. Though some of these SS men saw the arbitrary killing of Jews as a sport, many had to be lubricated with large quantities of alcohol before committing these atrocious acts. Mental trauma was not uncommon amongst those men who were ordered to murder Jews. The establishment of extermination camps therefore became the "Final Solution" to the "...
  • Abusive Towards The Jews
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    Faster, you swine, you filthy sons of bitches (81). This is an example of the physiological abuse and verbal abuse that the S.S. officers had towards the Jews. In the book Night, by Elie Wiesel, the theme of prejudice and inhumanity was strongly revealed. I learned from this book how the physical conditions of the camp Buna was: and how the S.S. officers were verbally and psychologically abusive towards the Jews. The Camp Buna was the second concentration camp, and the third stop that Elie and h...
  • Jews In America
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    For twelve years following 1933 the Nazi's persecuted the Jews. Jewish businesses were boycotted and vandalized. By 1939, Jews were no longer citizens, they could not attend public schools, and engage in practically any business or profession, or own any land, associate with any non-Jew or visit public places such as parks or museums. The Jews were deprived of human rights. The Jews were persecuted for things that were not there fault, and it wasn t fair. The Jews are a people with a multitude o...
  • Jews In Europe
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    Jewish Persecution The Jewish Persecution began during 1933. The Jews were faced with the terrorist group called the National Socialist German Workers party (Nazi) hate this happened when Hitler came into power. He devised labor camps where he would send individuals who opposed his ideas, and Jews. The conditions in these camps were so bad that it is hard to describe them. The prisoners were treated very badly. In this time, the Nazi government continued to deprive Jews of their rights and posse...
  • Death Camp With Forty Gas Chambers
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    (1) INTRODUCTION The Holocaust is the most horrifying crime against humanity of all times. 'Hitler, in an attempt to establish the pure Aryan race, decided that all mentally ill, gypsies, non supporters of Nazism, and Jews were to be eliminated from the German population. He proceeded to reach his goal in a systematic scheme. ' One of his main methods of 'doing away' with these 'undesirable' was through the use of concentration camps. 'In January 1941, ina meeting with his top officials the 'fin...
  • Buchenwald As A Death Camp
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    TABLE OF CONTENTS Introduction page 1 Concentration Camps pages 2-5 Death Camps page 6 Buchenwald pages 7-11 Conclusion page 12-13 Endnotes pages 14-15 Bibliography page 16 (1) INTRODUCTION The Holocaust is the most horrifying crime against humanity of all times. 'Hitler, in an attempt to establish the pure Aryan race, decided that all mentally ill, gypsies, non supporters of Nazism, and Jews were to be eliminated from the German population. He proceeded to reach his goal in a systematic scheme....
  • Brutal Camp For The Jews
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    Introduction What, when, where, and why was the Holocaust? The Holocaust was first called a religious rite in which an offer that gave to some one was burned in a fire. The current definition of holocaust is any widespread human massacre. When it is written Holocaust, it means when Nazi Germany completely destroyed the Jewish. The Holocaust was during the period of January 30, 1933 to May 8, 1945. Hitler became Germany's chancellor when it first started and the war ended on the last day of the H...
  • Killing Of Jews
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    The Jews Before 1935 The Jews are descendants of Abraham. It is said that whoever is a descendant of Abraham was blessed. The Jews were first started in Canaan a long time ago. They lived there for a while, but famine and drought came so they had to move to Egypt. They lived in Egypt in peace for a while but they were soon enslaved by the Egyptians. They were forced to make many of Egypt's great monuments and pyramids. Moses led them out of Egypt back into Canaan where many of the people broke u...
  • Concentration Camp During The Holocaust
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    In the movie "Life Is Beautiful", a Jewish man and his family are put into a concentration camp during the Holocaust. The movie gives an inside look at the horrors the Jews were faced with during the Holocaust. "Life Is Beautiful" should be incorporated into a unit on the Holocaust in schools because it shows everything the Jews were faced with, it handles expressing the horrors of the Holocaust without being too graphic, and it would help students get a more personal feeling of what happened to...
  • Concentration Camps And Adolf Hitler
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    Stop and think about this for a second. What if someone was torturing and killing other innocent human beings by the millions using methods of starving, shooting, gassing, burning, and hanging. You might say, 'Oh, that could never happen. ' ; Well it has. During World War II, millions of innocent human beings were killed, all because of one man who had an obsession for power and supremacy. This man that I speak of is an anti-Semitism, meaning someone who is prejudiced against Jews or another rac...
  • Hundreds Of Other Concentration Camps
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    The Holocaust The Holocaust was the Nazi persecution and murder of Jews in the time of World War II. In 1939, Germany's powerful war machine conquered country after country in Europe and thus bringing millions more Jews under their control. They established concentration camps to imprison Jews, Gypsies and other victims of ethnic and racial hatred, and political opponents of Nazism. They killed many of them and sent others to concentration camps. They also moved many Jews from towns and villages...
  • Horrible Concentration And Death Camps Of Germany
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    Analysis of the Holocaust Of all the examples of injustice against humanity in history, the Jewish Holocaust has to be one of the most prominent. In the period of 1933 to 1945, the Nazis waged a vicious war against Jews and other 'lesser races'. This war came to a head with the 'Final Solution' in 1938. One of the end results of the Final Solution was the horrible concentration and death camps of Germany, Poland, and other parts of Nazi-controlled Europe. In the aftermath of the Holocaust, peopl...
  • Concentration Camps
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    Concentration Camps The Holocaust was one of the most terrible catastrophes in modern history. Before world war II about nine million Jews lived in Europe. Six million died in the war and a lot of them died in the concentration camps. The Nazis set up their first concentration camp in 1933, six years before World War II. It was called Dachau. The S. A and SS guards, members of the Nazi army, ran Dachau with cruelty. Prisoners were forced to do intolerable and often useless work. Those who refuse...
  • Thousands Of Jews To Concentration Camps
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    From the beginning the Nazis who were being faithful to Hitler had specifically targeted the Jews. The Nazis relentless hatred for the Jews rested on the view they had of the world, which saw history as of racial struggle. They thought the Jews goal was world domination. This made the Nazis think that the Jews were an obstruction to Aryan dominance. They considered it their duty to eliminate the Jews, whom they regarded as a threat. Other factors also contributed toward the Nazi hatred of the Je...
  • Power Over Other Jews
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    Anti-Semitism has been a problem for the Jews ever since the seventeenth century. The Christians, while trying to convert the Jews to Christianity, took strong measures against the Jews. They burned the Talmud, a book of civil and religious laws, and torched other holy writings. Jews have always been considered lower class and were classed as dirty. The Holocaust of World War two emphasizes the mistreatment and brutality towards Jews more graphically than any other historical event. The Nazis be...
  • Anti Semitic Campaign Against The Jews
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    Nazi racial policy was a key component of Nazi ideology. Hitler placed great emphasis upon the need for a superior Aryan race, an idea that had originated from the earl 19th century Volkisch movement. An Aryan was essentially a pure German, born and bred in German culture, values and social thinking. The fundamental duty of government in Hitler's mind "was to preserve the racial purity of the state, for only in this way can the superior race maintain its dominance over inferior races" (Mason p. ...
  • Hitler And The Holocaust
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    All my life I have always been intrigued with Hitler and the Holocaust and how someone could rise to have that much power over millions of people. There are so many things we don't know or maybe understand about the Holocaust, but it is a big part of history that many people choose to ignore it. Here is a little insight on some real events about what happened. When Adolf Hitler was growing up, he said he wanted to be in some kind of military office and have people listen to what he had to say. O...
  • Night Vs Schindler's List
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    Many similarities exist between Night, Schindler's List, and the documentary. All three followed the same progression and sequence of events. At first, the Jews were just placed under house arrest after losing their businesses. Soon after, they are moved into dingy ghettos. From there, the men and the women were separated and herded into cattle cars which took them to concentration camps. There in the camps, Jews were forced into labor working for the Nazis. When the war was nearing its end, the...
  • Jews
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    In the time of 1933 to 1945, the Nazis waved a vicious war against Jews and Other "lesser races". This war came to head with the " Final Solution" in 1938. One of the end results of the Final Solution was the horrible concentration and death camps of Germany, Poland and other parts of Nazi controlled Europe. One cane trace the beginnings of the Holocaust as far back as 1933, when the Nazi party of Germany, lead by Adolf Hitler, came to power. Hitler's anti-Jew campaign began soon afterward, with...
  • Their Fellow Jews To Concentration Camps
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    To introduce the Holocaust, I want to provide a brief overview of the event. The Holocaust was a large scale, state-sponsored, systematic murder of innocent Jews across Europe carried out by the German military and authorities. Germans believed that their race was superior to the Jewish race. Jews were deemed, "life unworthy of life". (1) The Holocaust was a result of this strong German belief, which led to the attempted annihilation of the Jews. The German government called the plan to annihila...

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