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By Michael Fleming

What was once the level of allied wisdom concerning the mass homicide of Jews at Auschwitz throughout the moment global conflict? The query is one that keeps to advised heated old debate, and Michael Fleming's vital new ebook bargains a definitive account of simply how a lot the Allies knew. by means of monitoring Polish and different stories approximately Auschwitz from their resource, and surveying how wisdom used to be accrued, managed and disbursed to diverse audiences, the ebook examines the level to which information regarding the camp was once handed directly to the British and American gurus, and the way the dissemination of this information used to be restricted by means of propaganda and knowledge companies within the West. In a desirable new learn, the writer finds that the Allies had huge wisdom of the mass killing of Jews at Auschwitz a lot ahead of formerly concept; however the publicising of this data used to be actively discouraged in Britain and the US.

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