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The Worst of the Madness
New York Review of Books via Real Clear History ^ | 11/2010 | Anne Applebaum

Posted on 08/25/2012 5:21:36 PM PDT by Kid Shelleen

--snip-- n 1941, the Nazis also devised the Hunger Plan, a scheme to feed German soldiers and civilians by starving Polish and Soviet citizens. Once again, the Nazis decided, the produce of Ukraine’s collective farms would be confiscated and redistributed: “Socialism in one country would be supplanted by socialism for the German race.”

Not accidentally, the fourteen million victims of these ethnic and political schemes were mostly not Russians or Germans, but the peoples who inhabited the lands in between. Stalin and Hitler shared a contempt for the very notions of Polish, Ukrainian, and Baltic independence, and jointly strove to eliminate the elites of those countries

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TOPICS: History
KEYWORDS: germany; poland; russia; ukraine
Originally published in 11/2010 but just posted on Real Clear History
1 posted on 08/25/2012 5:21:40 PM PDT by Kid Shelleen
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To: Kid Shelleen; narses; neverdem; SunkenCiv

Please make the book title more clear:

Is it available kindle as an ebook? As other ebook formats?

Still on-sale at amazon.com, etc ?

Is the book also focusing on just this starvation plan? On the earlier Soviet starvation plans against the kulaks? On Mao’s plans to starve his Chinese people to propagandize their socialist agenda?


2 posted on 08/25/2012 6:13:34 PM PDT by Robert A. Cook, PE (I can only donate monthly, but socialists' ABBCNNBCBS continue to lie every day!)
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