The Holocaust <ul><li>Ch16s3 </li></ul>
Jewish Persecution <ul><li>Nazi Germany embarks on a policy of persecution of Jews and others deemed inferior </li></ul><u...
Holocaust begins <ul><li>Nazis force thousands of Jews to emigrate </li></ul><ul><ul><li>some countries didn’t want Jews <...
Hitler’s final solution <ul><li>The Nazis unleash killing squads and ship Jews and others to concentration camps </li></ul...
Mass killings begin <ul><li>When Nazis invaded, SS would round up Jews </li></ul><ul><ul><li>shot prisoners in pits, later...
 
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Wc Ch16s3

  1. 1. The Holocaust <ul><li>Ch16s3 </li></ul>
  2. 2. Jewish Persecution <ul><li>Nazi Germany embarks on a policy of persecution of Jews and others deemed inferior </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Jews blamed for Germany’s defeat in WWI </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Nuremberg laws - took away rights of Jews, had to wear yellow star </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Kristallnacht - night of broken glass </li></ul></ul>
  3. 3. Holocaust begins <ul><li>Nazis force thousands of Jews to emigrate </li></ul><ul><ul><li>some countries didn’t want Jews </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Nazis isolate Jews in conquered territories by forcing them into ghettos </li></ul><ul><ul><li>sealed off, Nazis wanted them to die </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Nazis begin the final step in their program of genocide </li></ul>
  4. 4. Hitler’s final solution <ul><li>The Nazis unleash killing squads and ship Jews and others to concentration camps </li></ul><ul><li>The “Final Solution” results in the death of six million Jews </li></ul><ul><ul><li>genocide - killing of an entire people </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>also: gypsies, Poles, Russians, homosexuals, insane, disabled </li></ul></ul>
  5. 5. Mass killings begin <ul><li>When Nazis invaded, SS would round up Jews </li></ul><ul><ul><li>shot prisoners in pits, later built camps </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Extermination camps built with gas chambers </li></ul><ul><ul><li>kill 6,000 a day </li></ul></ul>

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