Why did the heavens not darken? : the "final solution" in history / Arno J. Mayer.
By: Mayer, Arno J.Material type: TextPublisher: New York : Pantheon Books, c1988Edition: 1st ed.Description: xv, 492 p.,  leaves of plates : maps ; 24 cm.ISBN: 0394571541; 9780394571546.Subject(s): Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) | Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- CausesAdditional physical formats: Online version:: Why did the heavens not darken?DDC classification: 940.53/15/03924 Other classification: 15.70 | NQ 2360 | 15.24 | 15.96
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Bibliography: p. 451-475.
Examines the Nazis' anti-Semitic intentions which led to a plan called "the Final Solution" and places the plan in the context of European history.
The golden age -- The East European rimland -- The syncretism of Mein Kampf -- The founding and consolidation of the Nazi regime -- Expansion and war, 1938-40 -- Conceiving operation Barbarossa -- The miscarriage of Barbarossa -- Wannsee -- Waging war to the death -- Auschwitz -- The extermination sites -- In the Maelstrom of final defeat.