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Citizen 865 : the hunt for Hitler's hidden soldiers in America / Debbie Cenziper.

Cenziper, Debbie (author).
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780316449656 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 0316449652 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: xvii, 300 pages, [8] pages of plates : map, photographs (some color) ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Edition.
  • Publisher: New York, New York : Hachette Books, [2019]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical notes (pages [270]-286) and index (pages [287]-300).
Formatted Contents Note:
Part One: Occupied Poland 1941-1943 ; Part Two: United States 1978-1992 ; Part Three: Poland and the United States 1941-1951 ; Part Four: United States 1996-2013.
Summary, etc.:
In 1990, in a drafty basement archive in Prague, two American historians made a startling discovery: a Nazi roster from 1945 that no Western investigator had ever seen. The long-forgotten document, containing more than 700 names, helped unravel the details behind the most lethal killing operation in World War Two.  In the tiny Polish village of Trawniki, the SS set up a school for mass murder and then recruited a roving army of foot soldiers, 5,000 men strong, to help annihilate the Jewish population of occupied Poland. After the war, some of these men vanished, making their way to the U.S. and blending into communities across America. Though they participated in some of the most unspeakable crimes of the Holocaust, "Trawniki Men" spent years hiding in plain sight, their terrible secrets intact.  In a story spanning seven decades, Citizen 865 chronicles the harrowing wartime journeys of two Jewish orphans from occupied Poland who outran the men of Trawniki and settled in the United States, only to learn that some of their one-time captors had followed. A tenacious team of prosecutors and historians pursued these men and, up against the forces of time and political opposition, battled to the present day to remove them from U.S. soil.  Through insider accounts and research in four countries, this urgent and powerful narrative provides a front row seat to the dramatic turn of events that allowed a small group of American Nazi hunters to hold murderous men accountable for their crimes decades after the war's end.
Target Audience Note:
General Adult.
Subject: War criminals > United States > History 20th century.
World War, 1939-1945 > Collaborationists > United States
World War, 1939-1945 > Atrocities.
Fugitives from justice > United States > History.
Nazi hunters > History.
HISTORY / Holocaust.
HISTORY / Military / World War II.
HISTORY / Jewish.

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