This volume brings together original historical, literary, and philosophical analyses of the Holocaust by some of the world's leading scholars, including Yehuda Bauer, Christopher R. Browning, George Steiner, Alvin H. Rosenfeld, Richard L. Rubenstein, Robert Wolfe, Eberhard Jackel, Peter Hayes, and John K. Roth. The essays cover topics as diverse a
Table of Contents
Introduction -- Essays on the History of the Holocaust -- Nazi Paperwork for the Final Solution -- On the Purpose of the Wannsee Conference -- Profits and Persecution: Corporate Involvement in the Holocaust -- Beyond Warsaw and Łódź: Perpetrating the Holocaust in Poland -- Nazi-Jewish Negotiations -- Philosophical and Literary Analyses of the Holocaust -- Through a Glass Darkly -- Primo Levi: The Survivor as Victim -- Elie Wiesel and Primo Levi -- Raul Hilberg's "Minutiae": Their Impact on Philosophical and Religious Inquiries After Auschwitz -- Personal Tributes -- Raul Hilberg, Actor in Shoah -- "Inescapable, and the Best": Tribute to Raul Hilberg
JAMES S. PACY is Professor Emeritus and former Chair of the Department of Political Science at the University of Vermont.