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  2. The Holocaust - Wikipedia

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    The Holocaust, also referred to as the Shoah, was a genocide during World War II in which Nazi Germany, aided by its collaborators, systematically murdered some six million European Jews, around two-thirds of the Jewish population of Europe, between 1941 and 1945.

  3. Holocaust: Holocaust, the systematic state-sponsored killing of six million Jewish men, women, and children and millions of others by Nazi Germany and its collaborators during World War II.

  4. Facts You Should Know About the Holocaust

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    The Holocaust was a horrific time in modern history, including but not limited to the murder of an estimated six million Jews.

  5. Holocaust | Definition of Holocaust by Merriam-Webster

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    History and Etymology for holocaust. Middle English, from Late Latin holocaustum, from Greek holokauston, from neuter of holokaustos burnt whole, from hol-+ kaustos burnt, from kaiein to burn — more at caustic

  6. The Holocaust - United to End Genocide

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    After coming to power in 1933, Germany’s Nazi Party implemented a highly organized strategy of persecution, murder, and genocide aimed at ethnically “purifying” Germany, a plan Hitler called the “Final Solution”. Six million Jews and five million Slavs, Roma, disabled, Jehovah’s ...

  7. An Introductory History of the Holocaust

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    The Holocaust (also called Ha-Shoah in Hebrew) refers to the period from January 30, 1933 - when Adolf Hitler became chancellor of Germany - to May 8, 1945, when the war in Europe officially ended.

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  9. Adolf Eichmann Trial. Adolf Eichmann was one of the most pivotal actors in the implementation of the “Final Solution,” the Nazi plan to annihilate the Jewish people.

  10. Holocaust victims - Wikipedia

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    Holocaust victims were people who were targeted by the government of Nazi Germany for various discriminatory practices due to their ethnicity, religion, political beliefs, or sexual orientation.

  11. The Holocaust - HISTORY

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    The word “Holocaust,” from the Greek words “holos” (whole) and “kaustos” (burned), was historically used to describe a sacrificial offering burned on an altar.

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