A History of the Jews of Europe During the Second World War
Deftly weaving together historical research and survivors' testimonies, The Holcaust is Gilbert's acclaimed and definitive history of the European Jews, fom Hitler's rise to power to Germany's surrender to the liberation of the prisoners of the concentration camps.
Praise for The Holocaust
“A fascinating work that overwhelms us with its truth . . . This book must be read and reread.” —Elie Wiesel, Chicago Tribune
“A classic story . . . Indispensable for the material it contains, for the soundness of its scholarship, and for Gilbert's ability to narrate and present this history in a style that bears the weight of the subject matter.” —The Christian Science Monitor