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19 Best Holocaust Books of All Time


Our goal: Build the most true list of best Holocaust books.

Our process:
1. Search for "best Holocaust books" and study the top 5 articles.
2. Add only the top books (mentioned 2+ times).
3. Rank the results neatly for you here! 😊
(This process takes a long time, but we do the research so you don't have to!)

(Updated 2022)

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  1. 2
    Appears in 3 articles
  2. 3
    Appears in 3 articles
  3. MOST RECOMMENDED!
    4
    Appears in 2 articles
  4. 5
    Appears in 2 articles
  5. 7
    Appears in 2 articles
  6. 8

    Badenheim 1939

    Aharon Appelfeld

    Appears in 2 articles
  7. 9

    Escape from Sobibor

    Richard Rashke

    Appears in 2 articles
  8. 12

    But You Did Not Come Back

    A Memoir

    Marceline Loridan-Ivens

    Appears in 2 articles
  9. 15
    Appears in 2 articles
  10. 16
    Appears in 2 articles
  11. 18
    Appears in 2 articles
  12. 19

    The Hiding Place

    Corrie Ten Boom

    Appears in 2 articles

FAQ

  • How was this list created?

    We searched for "best Holocaust books", found the top 5 articles, took every book mentioned in 2+ articles, and averaged their rankings.

  • How many books are in this list?

    There are 19 books in this list.

  • Why did you create this list?

    We wanted to gather the most accurate list of Holocaust books on the internet.

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