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Nazi Empire

Building and the Holocaust in Ukraine
Narrated by: Suzanne Toren
Length: 10 hrs and 35 mins
Categories: History, 20th Century
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Summary

Lower provides the most complete assessment available of German colonization and the Holocaust in Ukraine, the "jewel" of the Nazi empire. In this unprecedented attempt at Nazi empire building, violence, racism, antisemitism, and militarism pervaded all aspects of everyday life. Lower argues that it was in the eastern outposts of the Reich, such as Ukraine, that the regime's core beliefs, aims, and practices were revealed.

©2007 Wendy Lower (P)2010 Audible, Inc.

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"An excellent regional account of the Holocaust, carefully unpacking the interaction between higher orders and lower level initiatives in... genocide." (American Historical Review)
"[A] fastidiously researched, thorough, insightful, and flowingly readable examination of the Nazi racial vision as implemented in... the occupied East." (Central European History Review)
"First-rate." (Journal of Modern History)

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