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Five holocausts

Derek J. Wilson

Five holocausts

by Derek J. Wilson

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  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Steele Roberts in Wellington, N.Z .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social problems.,
  • Environmental degradation.,
  • Militarism.,
  • Human rights.,
  • Poverty.,
  • Economic policy.,
  • Overpopulation.,
  • Civilization, Modern -- 1950-

  • About the Edition

    Describes author"s view of an impending global crisis caused by self-destructive behaviour on a global scale. The looming catastrophes, described as holocausts, are militarism, human oppression, economic destitution, the population explosion and environmental destruction.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 437-450) and index.

    StatementDerek J. Wilson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHN18 .W479 2001
    The Physical Object
    Pagination472 p. :
    Number of Pages472
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3618259M
    ISBN 101877228419
    LC Control Number2002391173

      The book went on to sell over 10 million copies. Seventy-five years after the liberation of Auschwitz, Frankl’s book feels newly fresh and deeply relevant. Over 70 million people around the world have been forcibly displaced due to conflict. Millions are detained, indefinitely, in camps. As a teenager I was a witness to the Holocaust. I survived; the five teenagers in the book We Are Witnesses did not, but their diaries did. I feel indebted to Eva, David, Moshe, Yitzhak and Anne for their work, for their courageous efforts to put on record what they were witnessing.

      Seventy-five years after the liberation of Auschwitz, Frankl’s book feels newly fresh and deeply relevant. Over 70 million people around . Learn holocaust with free interactive flashcards. Choose from different sets of holocaust flashcards on Quizlet.

      5/5 Saul David is deeply moved by the poignant stories revealed in Rebecca Clifford's book Survivors: Children's Lives After the Holocaust By Saul David 16 August • . Fishpond United States, How Holocausts Happen: The United States in Central America by Douglas V PorporaBuy. Books online: How Holocausts Happen: The United States in Central America, ,


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