The Final Chapter (Paperback)

The Gypsies During the Second World War

By Donald Kenrick

University Of Hertfordshire Press, 9781902806495, 256pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2006

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Description

As the third and concluding volume of the series, this work examines the persecution of the Gypsy people in Hungary, Norway, Slovakia and Yugoslavia during World War II, together with Switzerland's policy towards refugees. It also looks at the intertwined fates of the Jews and the Gypsies. Included in the coverage is an overview of the events following 1945—reparations and the postwar trials. Various methodologies associated with research and writings about the Holocaust are also discussed.


About the Author

Donald Kenrick is the author of "Historical Dictionary of the Gypsies (Romanies)" and co-author of "Moving On: The Gypsies and Travellers of Britain," and the first full-length study on the Romani Holocaust. He also served as first secretary of the World Romany Congress Languages Commission.