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Paul Blobel
Paul Blobel
Paul Blobel
(13 August 1894 – 7 June 1951) was a German SS commander during the Nazi era. He is best known as the key figure in organising and executing the Babi Yar
Babi Yar
massacre in 1941. After the war, Blobel was convicted at the Einsatzgruppen Trial
Einsatzgruppen Trial
and executed. Early life[edit] Born in the city of Potsdam, he fought in the First World War, in which by all accounts he served well, being decorated with the Iron Cross first class. After the war, Blobel studied architecture and practiced this profession from 1924 until 1931, when upon losing his job he joined the Nazi Party, the SA, and the SS (he had joined all of these by 1 December 1931).[1] Career[edit] In 1933 Blobel joined the police force in Düsseldorf. In June 1934 he was recruited into the SD. In June 1941 he became the commanding officer of Sonderkommando 4a of Einsatzgruppe C that was active in Ukraine
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Poltava
Poltava
Poltava
(Ukrainian: Полтава [pɔlˈtɑβɑ]; Russian: Полта́ва) is a city located on the Vorskla River
Vorskla River
in central Ukraine. It is the capital city of the Poltava
Poltava
Oblast (province) and of the surrounding Poltava
Poltava
Raion (district) of the oblast. Poltava
Poltava
is administratively incorporated as a city of oblast significance and does not belong to the raion
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International Standard Book Number
"ISBN" redirects here. For other uses, see ISBN (other).International Standard Book
Book
NumberA 13-digit ISBN, 978-3-16-148410-0, as represented by an EAN-13 bar codeAcronym ISBNIntroduced 1970; 48 years ago (1970)Managing organisation International ISBN AgencyNo. of digits 13 (formerly 10)Check digit Weighted sumExample 978-3-16-148410-0Website www.isbn-international.orgThe International Standard Book
Book
Number (ISBN) is a unique[a][b] numeric commercial book identifier. Publishers purchase ISBNs from an affiliate of the International ISBN Agency.[1] An ISBN is assigned to each edition and variation (except reprintings) of a book. For example, an e-book, a paperback and a hardcover edition of the same book would each have a different ISBN. The ISBN is 13 digits long if assigned on or after 1 January 2007, and 10 digits long if assigned before 2007
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Alcoholism
Alcoholism, also known as alcohol use disorder (AUD), is a broad term for any drinking of alcohol that results in mental or physical health problems.[12] The disorder was previously divided into two types: alcohol abuse and alcohol dependence.[1][13] In a medical context, alcoholism is said to exist when two or more of the following conditions is present: a person drinks large amounts over a long time period, has difficulty cutting down, acquiring and drinking alcohol takes up a great deal of time, alcohol is strongly desired, usage results in not fulfilling responsibilities, usage results in social problems, usage results in health problems, usage results in risky situations, withdrawal occurs when stopping, and alcohol tolerance has occurred with use.[1] Risky situations include drinking and driving or having unsafe sex, among other things.[1] Alcohol use can affect all parts of the body, but it particularly affects the brain, heart, liver, pancreas, and immune system.[3][4] This can
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The Holocaust In Norway
In 1941–1942[1] during the occupation of Norway
Norway
by Nazi
Nazi
Germany, there were at least 2,173 Jews in Norway. At least 775 of them were arrested, detained and/or deported
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Eastern Europe
Eastern Europe
Europe
is the eastern part of the European continent. There is no consensus on the precise area it covers, partly because the term has a wide range of geopolitical, geographical, cultural, and socioeconomic connotations. There are "almost as many definitions of Eastern Europe
Europe
as there are scholars of the region".[1] A related United Nations
United Nations
paper adds that "every assessment of spatial identities is essentially a social and cultural construct".[2] One definition describes Eastern Europe
Europe
as a cultural entity: the region lying in Europe
Europe
with the main characteristics consisting of Greek, Byzantine, Eastern Orthodox, Russian, and some Ottoman culture influences.[3][4] Another definition was created during the Cold War and used more or less synonymously with the term Eastern Bloc
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Yugoslavia
Yugoslavia
Yugoslavia
(Serbo-Croatian, Slovene, Macedonian: Jugoslavija, Југославија; [juɡǒslaːʋija]) was a country in Southeastern and Central Europe
Central Europe
for most of the 20th century. It came into existence after World War I
World War I
in 1918[i] under the name of the Kingdom of Serbs, Croats
Croats
and Slovenes by the merger of the provisional State of Slovenes, Croats and Serbs
State of Slovenes, Croats and Serbs
(itself formed from territories of the former Austro-Hungarian Empire) with the formerly independent Kingdom of Serbia. The Serbian royal House of Karađorđević
House of Karađorđević
became the Yugoslav royal dynasty
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Gitta Sereny
Gitta Sereny, CBE (13 March 1921 – 14 June 2012) was an Austrian-British biographer, historian, and investigative journalist who came to be known for her interviews and profiles of controversial figures, including Mary Bell, who was convicted in 1968 of killing two children when she herself was a child, and Franz Stangl, the commandant of the Treblinka
Treblinka
extermination camp. Born and initially raised in Austria, she was the author of five books, including The Case of Mary Bell: A Portrait of a Child Who Murdered (1972) and Albert Speer: His Battle with Truth (1995). Sereny was awarded the Duff Cooper Prize and the James Tait Black Memorial Prize for her book on Albert Speer
Albert Speer
in 1995, and the Stig Dagerman Prize in 2002
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Nuremberg Military Tribunal
The subsequent Nuremberg trials (formally the Trials of War Criminals before the Nuremberg Military Tribunals) were a series of twelve U.S. military tribunals for war crimes against members of the leadership of Nazi Germany, held in the Palace of Justice, Nuremberg, after World War II from 1946 to 1949 following the Trial of the Major War Criminals before the International Military Tribunal.[1]Contents1 Background 2 Trials 3 Result 4 Criticism4.1 Conduct of the prosecution5 See also 6 References 7 Further reading 8 External linksBackground[edit] Although it had been initially planned to hold more than just one international trial at the IMT, the growing differences between the victorious allies (the United States, United Kingdom, France, and Soviet Union) made this impossible. However, the Control Council Law No
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Special
Special
Special
or specials may refer to:Contents1 Music 2 Film and television 3 Other uses 4 See alsoMusic[edit] Special
Special
(album), a 1992 album by Vesta Williams "Special" (Garbage song), 1998 "Special
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Walther Von Reichenau
World War I World War IIInvasion of Poland Battle of France Operation BarbarossaAwards Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross Iron Cross
Iron Cross
1st Class Iron Cross
Iron Cross
2nd ClassSignatureWalter Karl Ernst August von Reichenau (8 October 1884 – 17 January 1942) was a field marshal in the Wehrmacht
Wehrmacht
of Nazi Germany
Nazi Germany
during World War II. A professional soldier and veteran of World War I
World War I
and the Reichswehr, he was one of twelve officers promoted at the 1940 Field Marshal
Field Marshal
Ceremony, and the most junior. Although regarded by contemporaries and historians as one of Germany's most competent military officers, it was his early political affiliation with the Nazi political apparatus which was key to his rapid rise, something resented by many older and more senior officers in the Army
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Saul Friedländer
Saul Friedländer
Saul Friedländer
(Hebrew: שאול פרידלנדר‬; born October 11, 1932) is an Israeli/American historian and currently a professor emeritus of history at UCLA.Contents1 Biography 2 Views 3 Honors and awards 4 Published works 5 See also 6 Notes 7 References 8 External linksBiography[edit] Saul Friedländer
Saul Friedländer
was born in Prague
Prague
to a family of German-speaking Jews. He grew up in France and experienced the German Occupation of 1940–1944. From 1942 until 1946, Friedländer was hidden in a Catholic boarding school in Montlucon, near Vichy. While in hiding, he converted to Roman Catholicism and later began preparing for the Catholic priesthood.[1] His parents attempted to flee to Switzerland, were arrested instead by Vichy French gendarmes, turned over to the Germans and were gassed at the Auschwitz concentration camp
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The Years Of Extermination
Extermination
Extermination
or exterminate may refer to:Pest control, elimination of insects or vermin Genocide, the deliberate and systematic destruction, in whole or in part, of an ethnic, racial, religious, or national group Extermination
Extermination
(video game), a 2001 PlayStation 2 game by Deep Space "Exterminate!", the battle cry of the Daleks in the British television sh
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Christopher Browning
Christopher Robert Browning (born May 22, 1944) is an American historian, known best for his works on the Holocaust. Browning received his bachelor's degree from Oberlin College
Oberlin College
in 1968 and his doctorate from the University of Wisconsin–Madison
University of Wisconsin–Madison
in 1975. He taught at Pacific Lutheran University
Pacific Lutheran University
from 1974 to 1999, eventually becoming a Distinguished Professor. In 1999, he moved to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
to accept an appointment as Frank Porter Graham Professor of History
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Jürgen Matthäus
Jürgen Matthäus (born 1959) is a German historian and head of the research department of the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. He is an author and editor of multiple works on the history of World War II and the Holocaust. Matthäus was a contributor to Christopher Browning's 2004 work The Origins of the Final Solution.Contents1 Education and career 2 Selected works2.1 In English 2.2 In German3 References 4 External linksEducation and career[edit] Matthäus studied history and philosophy at the University of Bochum (Germany) where he earned his PhD in 1992. His first book on nation building in Australia before the First World War came out in 1993.[1] Afterwards, he was senior historian at the Australian Department of Justice in Sydney
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OCLC
OCLC, currently incorporated as OCLC
OCLC
Online Computer Library Center, Incorporated,[3] is an American nonprofit cooperative organization "dedicated to the public purposes of furthering access to the world's information and reducing information costs".[4] It was founded in 1967 as the Ohio College Library Center. OCLC
OCLC
and its member libraries cooperatively produce and maintain WorldCat, the largest online public access catalog (OPAC) in the world
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