Books by Daniel Jonah Goldhagen

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Released: Sept. 3, 2013

"A frightening photograph of a mutable demon so many fail to recognize and continue to embrace."
Anti-Semitism is more pervasive, dangerous and deadly than ever before, writes the author of Hitler's Willing Executioners (1996). Read full book review >
HISTORY
Released: Oct. 5, 2009

"A significant achievement—rarely encouraging, but intensely researched and wholly original."
Grisly specifics share space with an insightful, often startling analysis of why mass murder occurs and how to stop it. Read full book review >
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Nov. 3, 2002

"A skillful, persuasive blend of history and polemic, sure to incite controversy and to earn its author much attention."
Goldhagen's Hitler's Willing Executioners (1996) may have "unwittingly provoked a moral uproar," but there's nothing unwitting about this provocative work, an unblinking consideration of the role of Catholic doctrine in the machinery of the Holocaust. Read full book review >
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Released: March 29, 1996

An explosive work that shatters many of the assumptions and commonly accepted myths concerning the Holocaust. Goldhagen (Government and Social Studies/Harvard) offers irrefutable proof that will force us to reconsider our previous understanding of the Nazis' genocidal project. Read full book review >