The Italian executioners : the genocide of the Jews of Italy /

A gripping revisionist history that shows how ordinary Italians played a central role in the genocide of Italian Jews during the Second World WarIn this gripping revisionist history of Italy's role in the Holocaust, Simon Levis Sullam presents an unforgettable account of how ordinary Italians a...

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Bibliographic Details
Uniform title:Carnefici italiani.
Author / Creator: Levis Sullam, Simon (Author)
Other Authors / Creators:Kertzer, David I., 1948- writer of foreword.
Patane, Claudia, translator.
Smyth, Oona, translator.
Format: eBook Electronic
Imprint: Princeton, New Jersey : Princeton University Press, [2018]
Online Access:Click here for full text at JSTOR
Table of Contents:
  • Foreword
  • Prologue An Evening in 1943
  • 1. The Ideological Context of Genocide
  • 2. The Dynamics of Genocide: Interpreting Actions, Motivations, and Contexts
  • 3. The Beginning of the Persecutions
  • 4. The Seizure of Jewish Property
  • 5. December 1943: Arrests and Deportations from Venice
  • 6. Hunting Down Jews in Florence
  • 7. At the Border: Jews on the Run
  • 8. A City without Jews: Brescia
  • 9. Informing
  • Conclusion: Amnesties, Repression, and Oblivion
  • Acknowledgments
  • Notes
  • Glossary
  • Index