Essays Tagged: "Extermination camp"

The Holocaust

places of residence,ghettos or transit camps did not in any way know that they were being brought toextermination camps not did they know that fate awaited for them. Most of themhad not even heard of ... e ghettos the Jews worked for very longhours and ate very meager meals. The SS was in charge of the extermination ofthe Jews. Himmler was in charge of the SS. The first style of killing the Jewswas to ...

(3 pages) 96 0 3.3 Oct/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

The Extermination Camp, Treblinka: An Overview

The Extermination Camp in Treblinka was built in the spring of 1942 near an existing penal labor camp an ... d and since the camp was closed after WWII, it has been turned into a Polish National Monument. The extermination area of the camp was known to the Germans as "upper camp." This area was completely fe ...

(2 pages) 13 0 0.0 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

"From Liberation to the Pursuit of Justice."

nts and teensFleeing the mess they made,The memory can never fadeVisible ribs from starvation,Death camps destroyed the nationCare came too late for some of the ill,The empty space in the nations hear ...

(1 pages) 317 1 2.3 Mar/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

A detailed essay on the works of Joseph Mengele, a scientish from Auchwitz Germany during World War II.

ereditary Biology and Racial Hygiene. He was selected for Chief Doctor at Birkenau, an accompanying extermination camp near Auschwitz by Heinrich Himmler. His job included selecting Jews for labour or ...

(6 pages) 23 0 3.0 Aug/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > German History

Jewish Concentration Camp Auschwits

Auschwitz Auschwitz was the largest concentration camp and extermination camp of the German Nazi's during the period of the Holocaust. This camp was located ne ... town of Oswiecim in southern Poland, this was actually three camps in one. It was a prison camp, an extermination camp, and a slave-labor camp. As the most lethal of the Nazi extermination camps, Ausc ... rted off as small camp for political prisoners as Auschwitz I, and later became a concentration and extermination camp as Auschwitz II with about 300 barracks. The final step to Auschwitz was the slav ...

(2 pages) 1163 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

Death marches

the Holocaust are the death marches, when tens of thousands of Jews at one time were paraded to the extermination camps in Germany, Poland and Austria. Some of the more notable death marches included ... stria. Some of the more notable death marches included the mass march from the Warsaw Ghetto to the extermination camp at Auschwitz and the numerous marches that occurred following ghettoization relat ...

(9 pages) 1943 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

Affects of Holocaust on Survivors

among the partisans, were different in every way from the experiences of those who were victims in extermination camps (Des Pres 147).When the survivors integrated back into society after the war, th ...

(10 pages) 55 0 0.0 May/2010

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

The Holocaust and Dehumanization in Primo Levi's Survival in Auschwitz

1941, Adolf Hitler began his unethical devastation of European Jews. From Kaiserwald to Auschwitz, extermination camps were scattered across the continent. Within these camps along with general labor ... umanity, and sanity were all notions of curiosity. Levi takes readers through the life of Jew in an extermination camp in a way that addresses all of those notions, speaking to the human spirit and it ...

(13 pages) 3 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature