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An Essay on Holocaust
The Holocaust The Holocaust, which took place during World War II, was the state-sponsored killing of six million Jews, half of those being children and teenagers, by the Nazi regime. If you had a distantly related Jewish family member, you were considered a Jew, and therefore you must be killed. Before beginning the war...
Life and Works of Primo Levi
Primo Levi born in Turin, a Jew was trained as a chemist. Because of the persecution of Italian Jews, he joined the partisans, with whom he fought until his capture in 1944. He was sent to the Buna-Monowitz concentration camp, where his background in chemistry helped him survive until his camp was liberated by the Russians...
A Description of Concentration Camp, A Place Where Selected Groups of People are Confined
Concentration Camp, a place where selected groups of people are confined, usually for political reasons and under inhumane conditions. Men, women, and children are confined without normal judicial trials for an indeterminate period of confinement. Camp authorities usually exercise unlimited, arbitrary power. Although many k...
A History of the Nazis Concentration Camps in Germany
The Nazis concentration camps were the worlds most effective killing machines ever. Here, Jews were put to horrible, unimaginable deaths as the Nazis attempted their ultimate goal of genocide. It all started with the growing anti-Semitic feeling spreading through Nazi Germany that would humiliate all those opposed by the fu...
An Examination of the Treatment Received by the Prisoners in the Concentration Camps During the Holocaust
The Treatment of the Prisoners in the Concentration Camps The topic that I plan to focus on in my research paper is treatment inside different concentration camps during the Holocaust. I plan to focus on three different camps, but I have not narrowed down my choices yet. I intend to explore the different treatment inside t...
An In-Depth Analysis of the Three Phases of Inmate's Mental Reaction to Life in a Concentration Camp
Viktor E. Frankl's Man's Search for Meaning PART ONE EXPERIENCES IN A CONCENTRATION CAMP "On the average, only those prisoners could keep alive who, after years of trekking from camp to camp, had lost all scruples in their fight for existence; they were prepared to use every means, honest and otherwise, even bru...
An Examination of the Concentration Camps of Adolf Hitler
Concentration camps are prison camps in which members of minority groups, political enemies or people of physical irregularity are kept. In most cases it is a permanent imprisonment. The concentration camps of Hitlers era and of the Nazi regime are normally associated with mass death, torture and gruesome scientific ex...
An Overview of the Death Camps During the Holocaust in Germany
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...
An Introduction to the In-Depth Look at Four Prison Camps During the World War Two
Amber Hughes History 301 Dr. Lassiter November 16, 1999 Equal Responsibility for All: An In-depth Look at Four Prison Camps during WWII Over six million people were either worked to death or murdered in cold blood inside German concentration camps during World War II. This number includes both Jews and non-Jews who di...
A Recollection of My Experience at Various Refugee Camps
Being a refugee was inconceivable to me. It was just another vocabulary in the dictionary whose meaning never mattered to me. All my life, I never thought I would ever be referred as a refugee by anyone; leave alone in my own country. Refugee means one who is not in his own country of birth or who has no legal citizenship o...