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of the Holocaust The Holocaust was one of the most horrible and dreaded events in history. Millions of Jews were killed, leaving many families devastated and hopeless. With the goal of racial purity, Adolf Hitler- along with many other Germans believed the Jews caused the defeat of their country, and led the Nazis to the elimination of Jews. For this reason, “Even in the early 21st century, the legacy of the Holocaust endures…as many as 12,000 Jews were killed every day” (The Holocaust). Later...

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The holocaust is a historical tragedy that affected the entire globe. There are still people alive today who suffered and survived the holocaust - they lost everything - their families, homes and cultural histories have been demolished. If that does not merit remembering a devastating part of history then what is? How can anyone forget? It's important to remember atrocities like the Holocaust for several reasons to honor the victims and keep their memory alive through stories of their lives, to...

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Year 10 Humanities 2013 Unit 2: World War 2 Task 2 The Holocaust The Causes of the Holocaust The Process of the Holocaust In 1933, the Jewish population of Europe stood at over nine million. Most European Jews lived in countries that Germany would occupy during World War II. By 1945, the Germans killed nearly two out of every three European Jews as part of the Final Solution, the Nazi policy to murder the Jews of Europe. Although Jews, whom the Nazis deemed a priority danger to...

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Holocaust, The Concentration Camps …the first anti – Semitic measures taken by the National Socialist immediately after taking over government in 1933. The measures represent the end of the equality of citizenship that Jews had enjoyed throughout Germany since 1871. By gradually removing the citizenship rights of German Jews the Nazi’s were fulfilling one of the principal demands that radical anti – Semites had been making since the 1870’s. ¹ Holocaust is defined as the systematic, bureaucratic...

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Sabrina Liu Mrs. Osmonson English 2 8 May 2014 The Holocaust The Holocaust was one of the world’s darkest hours, a mass murder conducted in the shadows of the world’s most deadly war. The Holocaust also known as Shoah, means a systematic, bureaucratic, state-sponsored persecution and murder of approximately six million Jews during the WWII by German Nazi. Adolf Hitler the leader of Nazis, who afraid Jews would take power over Germans; also, many Germans felt they were mistreated by the lost so...

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The Holocaust The Holocaust is recognized as the most significant tragedy of the modern era. The phenomenon was driven by religious discrimination, dictatorship, and the general hatred toward Jews by the Nazi party. The term “Nazi” is an acronym for “Nationalsocialistishe Deutsche Arbeiterpartei” which means National Socialist German Workers’ Party. It was the only political party thriving in Germany at the time. The mass murder defined the furthest boundaries of evil known to mankind by the...

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 Abbey Goss English 3 Ms. Henry May, 14, 2014 The Holocaust was an eye-opening event that changed many people’s lives forever. Hitler worked his way into being chancellor and finally dictator in Germany. He put many lies in people’s heads so they would become his followers. The Germans had an extreme hatred toward the Jews and that led to the isolation of Jews in ghettos and then sending them to concentration/death camps. Those who survived were traumatized forever. The were affected...

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The Holocaust; a devastating event that took place within World War II, is known to be one of the most terrible and traumatising genocides in history, led by one man and his party – Adolf Hitler and the Nazis. It was an event that murdered millions and millions of Jews and also left thousands with physical and/or mental scars, which will remind them of this terrible event for years to come. It almost completely diminished the Jewish race and caused uproar throughout the world. The Holocaust can...

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The Holocaust: Germany’s Way of Expressing Hatred From the time period of 1933 to 1945, races were put through times of despair, torture, and misery. The holocaust was difficult to many, with little survivors and still affects people’s daily lives today. All of the agony was caused because of one man’s belief, that had the ability to influence an entire country. The holocaust was a genocide that was solely based off of hatred found in Germany. Propaganda played a role in brainwashing citizens...

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Holocaust The Holocaust was one of the, or possibly the, most horrific event to take place in human history because of the complete disregard of innocent human life, Adolf Hitler's idea of "ethnic cleansing", and the fact that civilians and many other people went along with it. It was the Nazi plan for the total annihilation of the Jewish people during World War II. The amount of lives lost throughout the Holocaust was disgusting. Hitler was the main cause of the deaths because he thought the Jewish...

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