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ENG 152/PHI 251: Nazi Germany and the Holocaust: Finding Books and Media

Nazi Germany and the Holocaust: Human morality and ethics

Books on Reserve for this Learning Community

Library Catalog

Use the MCC Library Catalog to find out what physical and electronic resources the Library has available. Enter your search below to get started!

Sample Catalog Record

Call Numbers for MCC Library Books

BJ Ethics

BM Judaism

BR Christianity

D731-838 WW II (1939-1945)

D804 The Holocaust

DD Germany

DS Jews Outside of Palestine

HQ750-755.5 Eugenics

HV6322.7 Genocide

Recent historical fiction

Also available at local bookstores and public libraries:

The Librarian of Auschwitz by Antonio Iturbe, Lilit Thwaites (translation)

Lilac Girls, by Martha Hall Kelly

SEE also: recommendations from 


The Holocaust by Laurie Willis
The Nazi Persecution of the Gypsies by Guenter Lewy (Editor)
Irena Sandler: Mother of the Children of the Holocaust by Anna Mieszkowska
Deadly Medicine: creating the master race, Susan B. Bachrach, Project Director with Dieter Kuntz,Editor
A Small Town Near Auschwitz by Mary Fulbrook
The Heavens are Empty by Avrom Bendavid-Val
Pius XII and the Holocaust by Jose M. Sanchez
Hitler's Willing Executioners by Daniel Jonah Goldhagen


A Convenient Hatred: the history of antisemitism by Phyllis Goldstein
On the Eve: the Jews of Europe before the Second World War by Bernard Wasserstein
Antisemitism: a very short history by Steven Beller
Anti-Semitism: myth and hate from antiquity to the present by  Marvin Perry
Racism: a short history by George M. Fredrickson

Memoirs, Biography, Personal Narratives from the Holocaust

The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank
We All Wore Stars: memories of Anne Frank from her classmates by Theo Coster
The Girls of Room 28 by Hannelore Brenner
The Diary of Petr Ginz by Elena Lappin
A Century of Wisdom : lessons from the life of Alice Herz-Sommer, the world's oldest living Holocaust survivor by Caroline Stoessinger
Isaac's Army by Matthew Brzezinski
A Lucky Child by Thomas Buergenthal
Edith's Story by Edith Velmans
Letter to My Children by Rudolph Tessler
And Yet, I Am Here! by Halina Nelken
Night by Elie Wiesel

Concentration Camps

After Daybreak: the liberation of Bergen-Belsen, 1945
A Small Town near Auschwitz: ordinary Nazis and the Holocaust by Ben Shepherd
Deathly Still: pictures of former German concentration camps by Dirk Reinartz (photographer), Christian G. von Krockow (text)
Ravensbruck: everyday life in a women's concentration camp, 1939-1945 by Jack Morrison
Auschwitz: a doctor's eyewitness account
People in Auschwitz by Hermann Langbein
Dachau 29 April, 1945 by Sam Dana (Editor)

Nazi Germany and The Third Reich

The Third Reich at War by Richard J. Evans
The Coming of the Third Reich by Richard J. Evans
Hitler's Generals edited by Corelli Barnett
Frauen by Allison Owings
Hitler's Austria
Seduced by Hitler
The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich by William Shirer
The Devil's Disciples by Anthony Read
Hitler and Nazism by Enzo Collotti
The Hitler Virus by Peter Wyden
Hitler's Hangman: the Life of Heydrich by Robert Gerwarth
Heinrich Himmler: a life by Peter Longerich
The Third Reich in Power


Encyclopedia of the Holocaust Vol. 1-4
The Yad Vashem encyclopedia of the ghettos during the Holocaust Vols. 1 and 2
Blood and Soil by Ben Kiernan
Worse than War by Daniel Johan Goldhagen
Final Solutions:mass killing and genocide in the twentieth century by Benjamin A. Valentino
A Century of Genocide: utopias of race and nation by Eric D. Weitz
Get 'Em All! Kill 'Em! by Bruce Wilshire
The Final Solution: a genocide
Genocide: a reference handbook by Howard Ball
Genocide in Elie Wiesel's Night (Greenhaven Press)