Milton Meltzer | Literature Criticism Critical Essay by Nancy Aghazarian

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Critical Essay by Nancy Aghazarian

Statistics alone cannot convey the extent of death and human misery suffered by the Jews of the holocaust…. [In Never to Forget: The Jews of the Holocaust] Milton Meltzer tries to give meaning to these statistics by relating the fates of many individuals and having others tell their own stories through memoirs, poems, letters and songs. While no book can convey the Jewish suffering in its true dimensions, Never to Forget makes an excellent attempt. Written on a subject about which everyone should be knowledgeable, the book compels the reader to turn the pages until its conclusion. Meltzer includes short histories of anti-semitism and Hitler's rise to power. The bulk of the text, however, is devoted to the systematic rounding up of the Jews into ghettos, their deportation to the concentration camps and finally Jewish efforts at resistance. While...

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