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By Thomas Kühne

No one has ever posed a passable reason behind the intense inhumanity of the Holocaust. What enabled thousands of Germans to perpetrate or condone the homicide of the Jews? during this illuminating publication, Thomas Kühne bargains a provocative resolution. as well as the hatred of Jews or coercion that created a genocidal society, he contends, the will for a united “people’s neighborhood” made Germans conform and subscribe to jointly in mass crime.


Exploring deepest letters, diaries, memoirs, mystery reviews, trial documents, and different files, the writer exhibits how the Nazis used such universal human wishes as group, belonging, and harmony to forge a country engaging in the worst crime in history.

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