Name of Collection: European History - Third Reich

School Name: Ramaz Upper School

Address: 60 East 78th Street

Phone: 212 774-8000 x7328

Fax: 212 774-8099

Librarian: Lisa Scudera

Librarian's e-mail: scuderal@ramaz.org----

Introduction: Third Reich in Germany 1933-45. CCD Collection:European History 1815-Present includes print and non-print resources on the subject of the Nazi Period in Europe and World War II.

Questions for Inquiry: Political, social and economic issues of the Third Reich

Keywords: Third Reich, World War II, Holocaust, Nazism, Hitler, Anti-Semitism

Subject Headings: World War II; German-History-1933-1945: Germany-Politics and Government -1933-1945: National Socialism: Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)

Dewey Decimal Classification(s): 940.53, 940.54, 940.548, 943, 943.08, 320.943

Key Books:


Aycoberry, Pierre. The Social History of the Third Reich: 1933-1945; translated from the French by Janet Lloyd. New York: The New Press/ W.W. Norton, c. 1999.

Burleigh, Michael. The Third Reich: A New History. New York: Hill and Wang, 2001

Cosner, Shaaron. Women under the Third Reich: a Biographical Dictionary. Westport, Ct: Greenwood Press, 1998.

Engelman, Bernt. In Hitler's Germany: Daily Life in the Third Reich; translated from the German by Krishna Winston. New York: Pantheon Books, c. 1986.

Freeden, Herbert. The Jewish Press in the Third Reich; translated from the German by William Templer. Providence: Berg Publishers, 1993

Herf, Jeffrey. Reactionary Modernism: technology, culture, and politics in Weimar and the Third Reich. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1984.

Hitler, Adolf. Mein Kampf; translated by Ralph Manheim. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, [1971] (originally published 1925,1926).

Horowitz, Gordon J. Ghettostadt : Lodz and the making of a Nazi city. Cambridge: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2008.

Kaplan, Arie. From Krakow to Krypton : Jews and comic books. New York: JPS, 2008.

Mazower, Mark. Hitler's empire : how the Nazis ruled Europe. London: Penguin Press, 2008. Shirer, William L. The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich: a History of Nazi Germany. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1960.

Speer, Albert. Inside the Third Reich: Memoirs; translated from the German by Richard and Clara Winston. New York: Macmillan, [1970]

Zuccotti, Susan. Holocaust odysseys : the Jews of Saint-Martin-Vesubie and their flight through France and Italy. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2007.

Benz, Wolfgang. A Concise History of the Third Reich; translated from the German by Thomas Dunlap.

Hinz, Berthold. Art in the Third Reich.


Reference:

Encyclopedia of the Third Reich

Non-fiction:

Broszat, Martin. The Hitler State

Fiction:

Zusak, Markus. The Book Thief

Magazine Articles

• Print:

• Online: keyword search ("third reich") on all periodical databases will have many full-text results

Database: www.spartacus.schoolnet.co.uk/2WW.htm

Web Sites: www.thirdreich.net

Videos/DVDs:The Fuehrer's Germany; How the Nazis Came to Power; Triumph of the Will; The Great Dictator;More than Broken Glass; Victory in Europe: The Fall of Nazi Germany.

CDs:

Software:

EdVideo:

Community Resources: Museum of Jewish Heritage, New York City. Leo Baeck Institute, New York City.

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*An asterisk next to material indicates that it is recommended in this subject area but not available in this CCD collection.