American Holocaust

Written By David E. Stannard
American Holocaust
  • Publsiher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 18 November 1993
  • ISBN : 9780195085570
  • Pages : 358 pages
  • Rating : 3/5 from 9 reviews
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American Holocaust

American Holocaust
  • Author : David E. Stannard
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 1993-11-18
  • Total pages : 358
  • ISBN : 9780195085570
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Summary : Arguing that the European and white American destruction of the native American people was the most massive act of genocide in the history of the world, Stannard attempts to set the records straight on what befell American Indians over the last five centuries....

An American Holocaust The Story of Lataine s Ring

An American Holocaust  The Story of Lataine s Ring
  • Author : Kerry L. Barger
  • Publisher : Lulu.com
  • Release Date : 2015-06-18
  • Total pages : 200
  • ISBN : 9780195085570
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Summary : Over 75 years ago on March 18, 1937 around 3:17 pm, one of the most modern school buildings in America exploded in a rural Texas community decimating the student population and destroying innocent lives. Considered the worst public school disaster in American history, controversial theories surrounding this tragedy are still debated to this day. ...

Holocaust Impiety in Jewish American Literature

Holocaust Impiety in Jewish American Literature
  • Author : Joost Krijnen
  • Publisher : BRILL
  • Release Date : 2016-05-09
  • Total pages : 250
  • ISBN : 9780195085570
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Summary : This book is concerned with the “impious” Holocaust fictions of four contemporary Jewish American novelists. It argues that their work should not be seen as insensitive, but rather as explorations of various forms of renewal....

Echoes of the Holocaust on the American Musical Stage

Echoes of the Holocaust on the American Musical Stage
  • Author : Jessica Hillman
  • Publisher : McFarland
  • Release Date : 2012-10-16
  • Total pages : 223
  • ISBN : 9780195085570
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Summary : With chapters on The Sound of Music, Milk and Honey, Fiddler on the Roof, Cabaret, The Rothschilds, Rags, Ragtime and The Producers, this book examines both direct and indirect references to, or resonances of, the Holocaust, tracing changing American attitudes through the chronological progression of these musical productions and their ...

Nazi and Holocaust Representations in Anglo American Popular Culture 1945 2020

Nazi and Holocaust Representations in Anglo American Popular Culture  1945   2020
  • Author : Jeffrey Demsky
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2021-08-17
  • Total pages : 140
  • ISBN : 9780195085570
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Summary : This book analyzes sensationalized Nazi and Holocaust representations in Anglo-American cultural and political discourses. Recognizing that this history is increasingly removed from contemporary life, it explains how irreverent representations can help rejuvenate the story for successive generations of new learners. Surveying seventy-five-years of transatlantic activities, the work erects counterposing categorizes ...

New Directions in Jewish American and Holocaust Literatures

New Directions in Jewish American and Holocaust Literatures
  • Author : Victoria Aarons,Holli Levitsky
  • Publisher : SUNY Press
  • Release Date : 2019-02-28
  • Total pages : 270
  • ISBN : 9780195085570
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Summary : Surveys the current state of Jewish American and Holocaust literatures as well as approaches to teaching them. What does it mean to read, and to teach, Jewish American and Holocaust literatures in the early decades of the twenty-first century? New directions and new forms of expression have emerged, both in ...

An American Genocide

An American Genocide
  • Author : Benjamin Madley
  • Publisher : Yale University Press
  • Release Date : 2016-01-01
  • Total pages : 692
  • ISBN : 9780195085570
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Summary : The first full account of the government-sanctioned genocide of California Indians under United States rule Between 1846 and 1873, California's Indian population plunged from perhaps 150,000 to 30,000. Benjamin Madley is the first historian to uncover the full extent of the slaughter, the involvement of state and federal officials, the taxpayer dollars that supported ...

Holocaust Angst

Holocaust Angst
  • Author : Jacob S. Eder
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2016-07-01
  • Total pages : 336
  • ISBN : 9780195085570
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Summary : In the face of an outpouring of research on Holocaust history, Holocaust Angst takes an innovative approach. It explores how Germans perceived and reacted to how Americans publicly commemorated the Holocaust. It argues that a network of mostly conservative West German officials and their associates in private organizations and foundations, ...

Violence and American Cinema

Violence and American Cinema
  • Author : J. David Slocum
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-09-13
  • Total pages : 320
  • ISBN : 9780195085570
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Summary : First Published in 2001. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

Attack Surface

Attack Surface
  • Author : Cory Doctorow
  • Publisher : Tor Books
  • Release Date : 2020-10-13
  • Total pages : 386
  • ISBN : 9780195085570
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Summary : Cory Doctorow's Attack Surface is a standalone novel set in the world of New York Times bestsellers Little Brother and Homeland. Most days, Masha Maximow was sure she'd chosen the winning side. In her day job as a counterterrorism wizard for an transnational cybersecurity firm, she made the hacks that ...

While America Watches

While America Watches
  • Author : Jeffrey Shandler
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press on Demand
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Total pages : 316
  • ISBN : 9780195085570
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Summary : In the first study of its kind, the author traces the process by which television has shaped the American public's consciousness of the Holocaust, helped to turn the Holocaust survivor into a moral symbol, and sparked controversies over its presentations. UP....

Projecting the Holocaust into the Present

Projecting the Holocaust into the Present
  • Author : Lawrence Baron
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
  • Release Date : 2005-11-01
  • Total pages : 320
  • ISBN : 9780195085570
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Summary : Most Holocaust scholars and survivors contend that the event was so catastrophic and unprecedented that it defies authentic representation in feature films. Yet it is precisely the extremity of 'the Final Solution' and the issues it raised that have fueled the cinematic imagination since the end of World War II. ...

Seven Responses to the Holocaust in American Fiction

Seven Responses to the Holocaust in American Fiction
  • Author : Stanislav Kolář
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Total pages : 199
  • ISBN : 9780195085570
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Summary : A study of the American representation of an event that took place far away from America, through an interpretation of seven American novels that deal with some wider issues in Holocaust literature....

Antisemitism Exploring the Issues

Antisemitism  Exploring the Issues
  • Author : Steven Leonard Jacobs
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 2020-07-31
  • Total pages : 192
  • ISBN : 9780195085570
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Summary : With an overview essay, timeline, reference entries, and annotated bibliography, this resource is a concise one-stop reference on antisemitism in today's society. Stretching back to biblical times, antisemitism is perhaps the world's oldest hatred of a group. It has manifested itself around the world, sometimes taking the form of superficially ...

A Companion to the American Novel

A Companion to the American Novel
  • Author : Alfred Bendixen
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2014-11-17
  • Total pages : 704
  • ISBN : 9780195085570
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Summary : Featuring 37 essays by distinguished literary scholars, A Companion to the American Novel provides a comprehensive single-volume treatment of the development of the novel in the United States from the late 18th century to the present day. Represents the most comprehensive single-volume introduction to this popular literary form currently available Features 37 ...