ERIC Number: ED430834
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998
Voices and Visions: A Collection of Primary Sources. Holocaust Series, Book 7. First Edition.
Shulman, William L., Comp.
There are eight volumes in this series on the Holocaust. Volumes 1-6 recount the history of the Jewish people in various year groupings: (1) "Ancient 1935"; (2) "September 1935 to December 1938"; (3) "January 1939 to December 1941"; (4) "January 1942 to June 1943"; (5) "July 1943 to April 1945"; (6) "May 1945 and After." Volumes 7 and 8 provide resources for further study: (7) " A Collection of Primary Sources"; (8) "A Comprehensive Listing of Media for Further Study." The volumes are designed and written to educate the juvenile reader. They contain chronologies, glossaries, source notes, a list of references for further reading, a bibliography to support the historical narrative, and numerous photographs. the juvenile reader. This volume seven is both a source book for books 1 through 6 of the series and a collection of documents and eyewitness testimonies that tells the story of the Holocaust. Most of the first-person testimonies were collected through interviews specifically for this book and have never been published before. Chapters are presented to correlate with each of the previous volume of the series including: (1) "The Rise of Nazism (to August 1935)"; (2) "Smoke to Flame (September 1935-December 1938)"; (3) "The Blaze Engulfs (January 1939-December 1941)"; (4) "A Firestorm Unleashed (January 1942-June 1943)"; (5) "Inferno (July 1943-April 1945)"; and (6) "From the Ashes: Liberation and After." A chronology of the Holocaust from 1933-1945 is presented. (EH)
Descriptors: Anti Semitism, Elementary Education, Ethnic Groups, Foreign Countries, Jews, Judaism, Multicultural Education, Nazism, Primary Sources, Religious Discrimination, Social Studies, World History, World War II
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Publication Type: Books
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Identifiers - Location: Germany