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The end of the Holocaust by Rosenfeld, Alvin H.

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Published by Indiana University Press in Bloomington .
Written in English


  • Historiography,
  • Collective memory,
  • Popular culture,
  • Influence,
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945),
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945), in literature

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementAlvin H. Rosenfeld
LC ClassificationsD804.348 .R65 2011
The Physical Object
Pagination310 p. ;
Number of Pages310
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25001807M
ISBN 109780253356437
LC Control Number2010047849

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