Auschwitz Eyewitness Critique
After struggling to fix a bad translation – two editors had to go over the text three times – and two runs of proofing the results, Volume 36 of our prestigious series Holocaust Handbooks has finally been released:
|Jürgen Graf: Auschwitz: Eyewitness Reports and Perpetrator Confessions of the Holocaust
Our knowledge of what happened at Auschwitz during WWII rests almost exclusively on witness testimony. This study scrutinizes the 30 most important of them by checking them for internal coherence, comparing them with one another and with other evidence: wartime documents, air photos, forensic research results, material traces.