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Genocide and the Holocaust (October 2023): Works Cited

By Claudene Sproles

Works Cited

Adhikari, Mohamed. Destroying to Replace: Settler Genocides of Indigenous Peoples. Hackett, 2022 (CH, Apr’23, 60-2323).

Anderson, E. N., and Barbara Anderson. Complying with Genocide: The Wolf You Feed. Lexington Books, 2020 (CH, Sep’21, 59-0170).

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Anderson, Gary Clayton. Ethnic Cleansing and the Indian: The Crime That Should Haunt America. Oklahoma, 2014. (CH, Sep’14, 52-0439).

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Arad, Yitzhak. The Operation Reinhard Death Camps: Belzec, Sobibor, Treblinka. Revised and expanded edition. Indiana, 2018.

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Bartop, Paul R., and Eve E. Grimm. Perpetrating the Holocaust: Leaders, Enablers, and Collaborators. ABC-CLIO, 2019 (CH, Jun’19, 56-3823).

Beck, Hermann. Before the Holocaust: Antisemitic Violence and the Reaction of German Elites and Institutions during the Nazi Takeover. Oxford, 2022 (CH, Jul’23, 60-3286).

Beorn, Waitman Wade. The Holocaust in Eastern Europe: At the Epicenter of the Final Solution. Bloomsbury, 2018 (CH, Aug’18, 55-4578).

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Cameron, Sarah I. The Hungry Steppe: Famine, Violence, and the Making of Soviet Kazakhstan. Cornell, 2018 (CH, Aug’19, 56-4800).

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Gellately, Robert. Backing Hitler: Consent and Coercion in Nazi Germany. Oxford. 2001 (CH, Apr’02, 39-4802).

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____. It Can Happen Here: White Power and the Rising Threat of Genocide in the US. New York University, 2021.

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____. The Pol Pot Regime: Race, Power, and Genocide in Cambodia under the Khmer Rouge, 1975–79. 3rd ed. Yale, 2008 (1st ed., CH, Jan’97, 34-2977).

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