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Marching into Darkness

The Wehrmacht and the Holocaust in Belarus

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$46.50 • £37.95 • €42.00

ISBN 9780674725508

Publication Date: 01/06/2014


336 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

19 halftones, 2 maps, 3 graphs


  • Map 1. Reichskommissariat Ostland
  • Map 2. Belarusian Soviet Socialist Republic
  • Introduction
  • 1. The Deadliest Place on Earth
  • 2. A Weapon of Mass Destruction
  • 3. Improvised Murder in Krupki
  • 4. Mogilev and the Deliberate Targeting of Jews
  • 5. An Evil Seed Is Sown
  • 6. Making Genocide Routine
  • 7. The Golden Pheasant and the Brewer
  • 8. Hunting Jews in Szczuczyn
  • 9. Endgame
  • Conclusion
  • Abbreviations
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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