The Third Reich and the Holocaust in German historiography toward the Historikerstreit of the mid-1980s by Alfred D. Low

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Published by East European Monographs, Distributed by Columbia University Press in Boulder, New York .

Written in English

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  • Germany

Subjects:

  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Historiography,
  • Germany -- History -- 1933-1945 -- Historiography

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 227-247) and index.

Book details

Statementby Alfred D. Low.
SeriesEast European monographs ;, no. 389
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDD256.5 .L685 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 255 p. ;
Number of Pages255
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1123516M
ISBN 100880332867
LC Control Number94061339

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