title: The Systematic Character of the National Socialist
Policy for the Extermination of the Jews: Electronic Edition
author: Heinz Peter
sponsor: Rabbi Donald A. Tams Institute for Jewish Studies
extent: 94 pages
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title: Holocaust Denial on Trial
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Professor Longerich documents why
Irving's claims that Nazi policy of persecution was
haphazard, and not genocidal are not supported by the
The Systematic Character of the National Socialist
Policy for the Extermination of the Jews
Heinz Peter Longerich
1 Old Burlington Street
London W1X 2NL
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(scheme : Library of Congress Subject Headings)
- Hitler, Adolf, 1889-1945.
- Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)--Europe.
- National socialism.
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