Holocaust Chronicle: a History in Words and Pictures
by John Roth
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Publisher: Publications International
Book. 11 1/2h x 9 1/4w. A real nice big 769 page first edition hardcover with "1" present in number line. Dust jacket has just a little edgewear but looks great. Recounts the long, complex, anguishing story of the most terrible crime of the 20th century. A History in Words and Pictures is an excitingly unique. Weber, The son of Polish Jews who settled in America in the 1920s, conceived The Holocaust Chronicle in order to give something back to the Jewish community, and to bring the truth of the Holocaust to as many people as possible. The mission of The Holocaust Chronicle is to report the facts, clearly and free of bias or agenda. Featured are more than 2000 photographs selected after intensive research in the collections of the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C. and Yad Vashem in Jerusalem, as well as other archives and private collections located around the world. Many of these images are in full color and most are published in book form for the first time. The photographs chronicle the Holocaust in starkly visual terms, capturing victims and perpetrators alike, as well as Allied leaders and the multitude of peripheral figures. Caption-text is detailed, and rich with facts and human interest. The books 3000-item timeline of Holocaust-related events is unprecedented in its scope and ambition. Spanning the years 1000 B.C. to 1999 A.D., the timeline pinpoints deportations, atrocities, and important developments in the Nazis Final Solution, as well as individual acts of cruelty, compassion, and heroic Jewish resistance. and much more. Has gift inscription first page. Extra cost to ship this almost 7 pound book by way of USPS medial mail with delivery confirmation in the US only is included in price.