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Hitler und die Endlösung
Hitler und die Endlösung
By Gerald Fleming
Limes, 1983, 215 pp

Hitler's instruments sought to conceal the mass extermination of European Jewry by deceptive language and by carrying out the systematic killing "in night and fog," thus allowing present-day propagandists to question or deny the very occurrence of the Holocaust or of Hitler's involvement in it. A British historian sets forth new evidence that on specific occasions the organizers of the "final solution" invoked Hitler's wish that all Jews be liquidated, a wish that corresponded to his virulent views. An impressive historical account by an author who seeks to bear witness to unspeakable horror and unquestionable culpability.