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  • War and Genocide

  • A Concise History of the Holocaust
  • By: Doris L. Bergen
  • Narrated by: Collene Curran
  • Length: 13 hrs and 9 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 30
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 30
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    4.5 out of 5 stars 30

In examining one of the defining events of the twentieth century, Doris L. Bergen situates the Holocaust in its historical, political, social, cultural, and military contexts. Unlike many other treatments of the Holocaust, this revised, third edition discusses not only the persecution of the Jews, but also other segments of society victimized by the Nazis: Roma, homosexuals, Poles, Soviet POWs, the disabled, and other groups deemed undesirable.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Agency - the capacity or state of exerting power

  • By Angela on 03-22-17

Good book, slow reading

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3 out of 5 stars
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2 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 06-11-18

Even though this is a history book, it doesn't have to read like one! History is so exciting and exciting especially the Holocaust but does it need to be read like your about to take the ACT??

  • The Summer I Turned Pretty

  • By: Jenny Han
  • Narrated by: Jessica Almasy
  • Length: 6 hrs and 57 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 300
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 254
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    4.5 out of 5 stars 254

This bittersweet novel by Jenny Han recounts the summer of Belly's 16th birthday. When she and her family arrive at the beach house that June, her longtimesummer pal Jeremiah appears standoffish and awkward in her presence. And his older brother Conrad - her secret crush - seems distant and cold. But her blossoming beauty isn't the only reason for their change in behavior.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Come on Conrad you know you want Belly

  • By Jennifer on 09-20-12

Lover it!

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 06-11-18

One of my favorites!! I think this is a classic! Every girl should read it