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Hitler's furies : German women in the Nazi killing fields / Wendy Lower.

(Author).
  • ISBN: 9780547863382
  • ISBN: 0547863381
  • Description: xi, 270 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt,

Available copies

Current holds

1 current hold with 13 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Gloucester Adult New Books New 940.5318/Lower (Text to phone) Checked out 05/01/2014
Beverly Main NEW D 810 .W7 L69 2013 (Text to phone) Checked out 05/06/2014
Danvers New Books D 810 W7 L69 2013 (Text to phone) Available -
Lynn Adult Nonfiction New 940.53/Lower (Text to phone) Checked out 04/28/2014
Lynnfield Adult Nonfiction D 810 .W7 L69 2013 (Text to phone) Available -
Marblehead Adult New Nonfiction NEW 940.5318082 LOWER 2013 (Text to phone) Checked out 04/23/2014
Melrose New Books (Browsing Room) 940.5318 Lower (Text to phone) Checked out 05/01/2014
Northern Essex - Haverhill Campus New Books D810.W7 L69 2013 (Text to phone) Available -
Peabody Main Adult New Nonfiction NEW D 810 .W7 L69 2013 (Text to phone) Available -
Phillips OWHL Main Lobby New NonFiction 940.53 L955H (Text to phone) Available -
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Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Note: The lost generation of German women -- The East needs you -- Witnesses -- Accomplices -- Perpetrators -- Why did they kill? -- What happened to them?
Summary: A history of German women in the Holocaust reveals their roles as plunderers, witnesses, and actual executioners on the Eastern front, describing how nurses, teachers, secretaries, and wives responded to what they believed to be Nazi opportunities only to perform brutal duties.
Subject: World War, 1939-1945 > Participation, Female.
World War, 1939-1945 > Women > Germany.
Women war criminals > Germany.
National socialism and women.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)