Belsen 1945 : new historical perspectives / edited by Suzanne Bardgett and David Cesarani.

Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Edgware : Vallentine Mitchell, 2006.
Description
xii, 250 p. : ill.

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Notes
  • Conference proceedings.
  • Includes index.
  • Published in association with The Imperial War Museum.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
A brief history of Bergen-Belsen / David Cesarani -- A survivor's memories of liberation / Anita Lasker-Wallfisch -- The first day in the camp / Dick Williams -- The medical relief effort at Belsen / Ben Shephard -- British relief teams in Belsen concentration camp : emergency relief and the perception of survivors / Johannes-Dieter Steinert -- Andrew Matthews and the two Sachselová sisters / Rainer Schulze -- A few words to explain the origin of my drawings / Eva Macourková -- The filming of the liberation of Bergen-Belsen and its impact on the understanding of the Holocaust / Toby Haggith -- What wireless listeners learned : some lesser-known BBC broadcasts about Belsen / Suzanne Bardgett -- "And I was only a child" : children's testimonies, Bergen-Belsen 1945 / Boaz Cohen -- The liberation of the Bergen-Belsen camp as seen by some British official war artists in 1945 / Antoine Capet -- From "This Belsen business" to "Shoah business" : history, memory, and heritage, 1945-2005 / Tony Kushner -- Forgetting and remembering : memories and memorialisation of Bergen-Belsen / Rainer Schulze.
ISBN
  • 9780853037163 (cased)
  • 0853037167 (cased)
  • 0853037175 (pbk.)
  • 9780853037170 (pbk.)
LCCN
2007295085
OCLC
71285025
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