Introducing the Holocaust (Paperback)
A Graphic Guide
Haim Bresheeth, Stuart Hood, Litza Jansz
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‘Excellent … an astounding amount of material.’
Times Educational Supplement
Popular culture often portrays the Holocaust as a
horrific drama played out between Nazi executioners and ghetto Jewish victims –
in short, a single aberration of history.
the Holocaust is a powerful graphic guide that dissolves this
stereotype, explaining the causes and its relevance today. It places the
Holocaust where it belongs – at the centre of modern European and world
Haim Bresheeth and Stuart Hood – along with Litza
Jansz’s outstanding illustrations – bring a unique and unforgettable perspective
to how we think about this most dark of shadows on human history.
Haim Bresheeth is an Israeli filmmaker, photographer and a film studies scholar. Stuart Hood was a Scottish novelist, translator and a former British television producer and Controller of BBC Television. Litza Jansz has also illustrated Introducing Semiotics: A Graphic Guide.