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The Holocaust<br />By: Kim Michal<br />Photo Credits:<br />http://www.flickr.com/creativecommons/<br />http://myfdw.com/<b...
Who was Adolf Hitler?<br />Adolf Hitler was born April 20, 1889<br />Hitler was the dictator of Germany<br />He became dic...
Hitler (continued)…<br />“Once I really am in power, my first and foremost task will be the annihilation of the Jews…until...
What was The Holocaust?<br />Holocaust is literally defined as:<br />“a sacrifice consumed by fire”<br /><ul><li>But most ...
the mass slaughter of European civilians, especially Jews, by the Nazis during World War II
Lasted from 1933-1945</li></ul>http://library.thinkquest.org/12663/summary/whatframe.html<br />  Photo Credit:<br />     h...
Who were the victims?<br />Jews<br />Homosexuals<br />Gypsies<br />The Disabled<br />Slavic Peoples<br />Jehovah’s Witness...
Concentration Camps<br />Prisoners were forced to go into concentration camps<br />Also called labor camps<br />Some camps...
Auschwitz<br />Auschwitz was the largest camp during the Holocaust<br />Prisoners were forced to give up all belongings<br...
Auschwitz (continued…)<br />Auschwitz was located near the German-Polish border in Upper Silesia<br />The sign of the main...
At the camps…<br />Prisoners were forced to do hard labor<br />Prisoners were starved<br />Forced to obey the Nazi’s, and ...
The Victims…<br />http://www.utexas.edu/features/2005/holocaust/graphics/holocaust5.jpg<br />http://blog.beliefnet.com/pon...
http://scrapetv.com/News/News%20Pages/usa/images-3/holocaust-victims-in-bunks.jpg<br />http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikiped...
http://afeatheradrift.files.wordpress.com/2009/04/holocaust.jpg<br />http://www.instablogsimages.com/images/2009/08/18/hol...
Camp Doctors<br />Nazi doctors tortured men, women, and children at death camps<br />Performed experiments on victims<br /...
Camp Doctors (continued)…<br />Children were exposed to :<br />Experimental surgeries without anesthesia<br />Blood transf...
Josef Mengele<br />Known as Angel of Death<br />Performed experiments on twins:<br />Carried out twin to twin transfusions...
Ways of Genocide<br />Gas chambers<br />Cremation<br />Starvation<br />Malnutrition<br />Torture<br />Death Marches<br />h...
Liberation of the Camps<br />Liberation began in 1944<br />Soviets liberated Auschwitz in 1945<br />U.S. forces liberated ...
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  1. 1. The Holocaust<br />By: Kim Michal<br />Photo Credits:<br />http://www.flickr.com/creativecommons/<br />http://myfdw.com/<br />
  2. 2. Who was Adolf Hitler?<br />Adolf Hitler was born April 20, 1889<br />Hitler was the dictator of Germany<br />He became dictator in 1933<br />This is when it all began…<br />http://www.spartacus.schoolnet.co.uk/GERhitler.htm<br />
  3. 3. Hitler (continued)…<br />“Once I really am in power, my first and foremost task will be the annihilation of the Jews…until all Germany has been completely cleansed of Jews.”<br />-Adolf Hitler, 1922<br />http://www.shoaheducation.com/endlosung.html<br />Photo Credit: http://www.librarising.com/astrology/celebs/images2/A/adolfhitler.jpg<br />
  4. 4. What was The Holocaust?<br />Holocaust is literally defined as:<br />“a sacrifice consumed by fire”<br /><ul><li>But most would define it as:
  5. 5. the mass slaughter of European civilians, especially Jews, by the Nazis during World War II
  6. 6. Lasted from 1933-1945</li></ul>http://library.thinkquest.org/12663/summary/whatframe.html<br /> Photo Credit:<br /> http://www.sunderlandclc.org.uk/UserFiles/File/Holocaust.jpg<br />
  7. 7. Who were the victims?<br />Jews<br />Homosexuals<br />Gypsies<br />The Disabled<br />Slavic Peoples<br />Jehovah’s Witnesses<br />http://www.ushmm.org/wlc/article.php?lang=en&ModuleId=10005143<br />
  8. 8. Concentration Camps<br />Prisoners were forced to go into concentration camps<br />Also called labor camps<br />Some camps were called death camps<br />Controlled by the Nazi’s<br />http://www.history.ucsb.edu/faculty/marcuse/classes/133b/07Projects/pix/DworkVanPeltBookpicture.jpg<br />http://www.history.ucsb.edu/faculty/marcuse/classes/133b/07Projects/pix/DworkVanPeltBookpicture.jpg<br />http://frank.mtsu.edu/~baustin/holocamp.html<br />
  9. 9. Auschwitz<br />Auschwitz was the largest camp during the Holocaust<br />Prisoners were forced to give up all belongings<br />Children were often killed upon arrival<br />Between 1,100,000 and 1,500,000 prisoners were murdered here<br />http://www.auschwitz.dk/Auschwitz.htm<br />
  10. 10. Auschwitz (continued…)<br />Auschwitz was located near the German-Polish border in Upper Silesia<br />The sign of the main gate here states “Arbeit Macht Frei”<br />This translates to “Work Brings Freedom”<br />http://www.sackstark.info/wp-content/uploads/2008/02/arbeit_macht_frei.jpeg<br />http://www.auschwitz.dk/Auschwitz.htm<br />http://www1.yadvashem.org/odot_pdf/Microsoft%20Word%20-%205782.pdf<br />
  11. 11. At the camps…<br />Prisoners were forced to do hard labor<br />Prisoners were starved<br />Forced to obey the Nazi’s, and were murdered if they disobeyed<br />Prisoners had no control of their own lives<br />Many prisoners died as a result of incarceration and maltreatment <br />www.ushmm.org/wlc/article.php?lang=en&ModuleId=10005143<br />
  12. 12. The Victims…<br />http://www.utexas.edu/features/2005/holocaust/graphics/holocaust5.jpg<br />http://blog.beliefnet.com/pontifications/imgs/Ebensee%20concentration%20camp%20prisoners%201945.jpg<br />
  13. 13. http://scrapetv.com/News/News%20Pages/usa/images-3/holocaust-victims-in-bunks.jpg<br />http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/a/a4/Holocaust123.JPG<br />
  14. 14. http://afeatheradrift.files.wordpress.com/2009/04/holocaust.jpg<br />http://www.instablogsimages.com/images/2009/08/18/holocaust_mass_grave_belsen_kuiks_19886.jpg<br />
  15. 15. Camp Doctors<br />Nazi doctors tortured men, women, and children at death camps<br />Performed experiments on victims<br />Victims were:<br />put into pressure chambers<br /> tested with drugs<br />castrated,<br />frozen to death<br />http://www.shoah.dk/doctors/<br />
  16. 16. Camp Doctors (continued)…<br />Children were exposed to :<br />Experimental surgeries without anesthesia<br />Blood transfusions from one to another<br />Isolation endurance<br />Injections of lethal germs<br />Sex change operations<br />Removal of organs and limbs<br />http://www.shoah.dk/doctors/<br />
  17. 17. Josef Mengele<br />Known as Angel of Death<br />Performed experiments on twins:<br />Carried out twin to twin transfusions<br />Stitched twins together<br />Castrated or sterilized twins<br />Organ and limb removal<br />http://www.shoah.dk/doctors/<br />http://www.gesch.med.uni-erlangen.de/gewissen/ausstell/zwill/_bild/23_25.jpg<br />http://www.ushmm.org/lcmedia/photo/lc/image/59/5961.jpg<br />
  18. 18. Ways of Genocide<br />Gas chambers<br />Cremation<br />Starvation<br />Malnutrition<br />Torture<br />Death Marches<br />http://www.scrapbookpages.com/mauthausen/Tour/PhotoTour03.html<br />http://www.uiowa.edu/policult/assets/postWWII_holocaust/crematorium.jpg<br />http://www.ushmm.org/wlc/article.php?lang=en&ModuleId=10005143<br />
  19. 19. Liberation of the Camps<br />Liberation began in 1944<br />Soviets liberated Auschwitz in 1945<br />U.S. forces liberated Buchenwald in 1945<br />Remaining camps were liberated in 1945<br />“Liberators confronted unspeakable conditions in the Nazi camps, where piles of corpses lay unburied”<br />http://www.ushmm.org/wlc/article.php?ModuleId=10005131<br />http://scrapbookpages.com/poland/Auschwitz/OldPhotos/AuschwitzLiberation.jpg<br />
  20. 20. The Numbers<br />11 million prisoners were murdered<br />6 million victims were Jews<br />Number of European Jews who survived: 3,546,211<br />Percentages:<br />Polish Jews killed: 91%<br />German Jews killed: 36%<br />Jews killed in Europe during war: 63%<br />http://www.jewishmag.co.il/109mag/holocaustnumbers/holocaustnumbers.htm<br />www.etni.org.il/holocaust/holocaust_numbers.doc<br />
  21. 21. Words from Survivors…<br />http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6ER1sRYDAYY&feature=channel<br />http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wJdqDuA9Vp8<br />

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