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The Nazi persecution of the gypsies

by Guenter Lewy

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Germany
    • Subjects:
    • Romanies -- Nazi persecution,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Atrocities,
    • Romanies -- Germany -- History -- 20th century

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [275]-296) and index.

      StatementGuenter Lewy.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD804.5.G85 L49 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 306 p. :
      Number of Pages306
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL388922M
      ISBN 100195125568
      LC Control Number98052545

      The Nazi persecution of the gypsies. [Guenter Lewy] -- This text provides a history of the Nazi treatment of the gypsy population. Lewy tells the story of the Reich's incremental policy formation which resulted in extermination as the 'solution' to. In The Nazi Persecution of the Gypsies, Guenter Lewy draws upon thousands of documents--many never before used--from German and Austrian archives to provide the most comprehensive and accurate study available of the fate of the Gypsies under the Nazi regime. Lewy traces the escalating vilification of the Gypsies as the Nazis instigated a Brand: Oxford University Press.

        In The Nazi Persecution of the Gypsies, Guenter Lewy draws upon thousands of documents--many never before used--from German and Austrian archives to provide the most comprehensive and accurate study available of the fate of the Gypsies under the Nazi regime. Lewy traces the escalating/5(15).   This book is a clinical account of the brutalization of the Gypsy people but it is mostly a legal account of how the Nazis slowly de-humanized and categorized the Gypsy 'nomads' in Germany. There is not enough discussion of Gypsy history or the anti-Gypsy campaign, if there was one, in Russia and other occupied countries like Rumania where Gypsy's numbered as much as % of the /5.

      "In The Nazi Persecution of the Gypsies, Guenter Lewy draws upon thousands of documents - many never before published - from German and Austrian archives to create the most comprehensive and accurate picture available of the fate of the Gypsies under the Nazi regime. Genocidal policies enacted against Gypsies are little talked about, despite systematic persecution by the Nazis and their collaborators. Under the Nazi regime Gypsies were subjected to deportation to concentration camps or ghettos, medical experimentation, forced sterilisation, and mass murder.


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Friedman, Philip. "The Extermination of the Gypsies: Nazi Genocide of an Aryan People." Roads to Extinction: Essays on the Holocaust, Ed. Ada June Friedman. Jewish Publication Society of America,New York. Kenrick, Donald and Puxon, Grattan.

"The Destiny of Europe's Gypsies." Basic Books,New : Jennifer Rosenberg. Shofar: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Jewish Studies () The history of the Gypsies during the Third Reich was, and remains, a history of persecution, destruction, and horror.

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