Professor Yehuda Bauer at Yad Vashem In this lecture, Professor Bauer builds towards the question of bombing Auschwitz and offers reasons based on his research as to why it was not possible (43 minutes).
- The Guardian: http://www.theguardian.com/world/2009/sep/09/auschwitz-allied-bomb-second-world-war
- BBC: http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/europe/4175045.stm
- USA rejects bombing of Auschwitz (includes several book & film titles)
Why didn’t the world do more?
The Evian conference on July 7, 1938 was held in France to discuss what could be done to help Germany’s Jews. Thirty-two countries were represented and none offered significant help.
Click here to read the last question: Why didn’t they just leave?