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The origins of the Final Solution : the evolution of Nazi Jewish policy, September 1939-March 1942 / Christopher Browning ; with contributions by Jurgen Matthaus.

  • ISBN: 0803213271 (cloth) :
  • Description: xii, 615 p. : maps, charts ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press ;

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Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 435-578) and index.
Contents Note: Poland, laboratory of racial policy -- Abdication of the army -- Racial policy and terror -- The search for a final solution through expulsion, 1939-1941 -- Eichmann and the Nisko plan -- The Baltic Germans, the first short-range plan, and the Warthegau deportations -- The curbing of Nazi deportation plans, January-February 1940 -- The intermediate plan, the Stettin deportations, and the Volhynian action, February-July 1940 -- The army, from abdication to complicity -- The Madagascar plan -- The last spasms of expulsion policy, fall 1940-spring 1941 -- The Polish ghettos -- Ghettoization -- Exploitation -- Production or starvation, the ghetto managers' dilemma -- Germany and Europe -- Racial persecution inside Germany, 1939-1941 -- The Nazi sphere of influence -- Preparing for the "war of destruction" -- Military preparations for the "war of destruction" -- Preparations of the SS -- Economic and demographic preparations for "Operation Barbarossa" (by Christopher R. Browning and Jurgen Matthaus) -- Operation Barbarossa and the onset of the Holocaust, June-December 1941 (by Jurgen Matthaus): -- German perceptions and expectations regarding "the east" -- Early anti-Jewish measures and the mid-July turning point -- Pogroms and collaboration -- Toward the final solution, August-December 1941 -- The final solution in the east -- From war of destruction to the final solution -- Euphoria of victory and decision making, July-October 1941 -- Consternation and anticipation -- Inventing the extermination camp -- The final solution from conception to implementation, October 1941-March 1942 -- Deportations from Germany, the first and second waves -- Integrating the bureaucracy into the final solution -- The gassing begins -- Hitler and the decision-making process in Nazi Jewish policy, September 1939-March 1942 -- Germans and the final solution.
Subject: Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) > Causes.
Genocide > World War, 1939-1945 > Germany.
Jews > Government policy > Germany > History > 20th century.
Germany > Politics and government > 1933-1945.
Germany > Ethnic relations.

Additional Titles

Alternate Title: Evolution of Nazi Jewish policy, September 1939-March 1942