HOLOCAUST Handbooks Series, Vol. 10

Carlo Mattogno
Special Treatment
in Auschwitz
Origin and Meaning of a Term
Click on the cover to view a larger version

Table of Contents

Preface, p. 7
Introduction, p. 9
PART ONE, p. 13

I. Jean-Claude Pressacís Interpretation, p. 13
II. Critical Analysis of Jean-Claude Pressacís Interpretation, p. 15
  1. The Explanatory Reports by Bischoff, p. 15
2. The Himmler Visit to Auschwitz, p. 17
3. The Mystery of the Bunkers of Birkenau, p. 25
4. The Four Barracks "for Special Treatment" and the Bunkers of Birkenau, p. 26
PART TWO, p. 29 1. The Beginning of Jewish Transports to Auschwitz, p. 29
2. The Origin of "Special Treatment" in Auschwitz, p. 35
3. "Special Treatment" and "Disinfestation Facility", p. 38
4. "Special Treatment" and Zyklon B: The Typhus Epidemic of Summer 1942, p. 41
5. "Special Treatment" and Disinfestation of Jewish Personal Property, p. 46
6. "Special Treatment" and the New Function of the POW Camp, p. 50
7. "Special Treatment" of Jews Not Fit for Labor, p. 52
8. "Special Construction Measures", p. 56
9. "Barracks for Special Measures", p. 59
10. "Special Action" and the Erection of Sanitary Facilities, p. 60
11. "Special Actions" and the Construction of Crematorium II, p. 62
12. "Bathing Facilities for Special Actions", p. 66
13. "Special Actions" and the Internment of the Jewish Transports, p. 71
14. "Special Actions" and the Storage of Jewish Property, p. 72
15. The "Special Actions" and Dr. Johann Paul Kremer, p. 75
16. "Cremation with Simultaneous Special Treatment", p. 87
17. The Crematoria of Birkenau: "Special Facilities" and "Special Basements", p. 93
18. "Special Action Hungary" in 1944, p. 96
19. "Special Action": Interrogation by the Gestapo, p. 98
20. "Special Barrack ĎBí" of Auschwitz, p. 99
21. "Special Units" of the Crematoria, p. 101
Conclusions, p. 105
Appendix, p. 107

Abbreviations, p. 107
Documents, p. 108

Bibliography, p. 141
Index of Names, p. 145

The entire book can soon be downloaded:


PDF file**

coming soon

6.8 MB

* For this file you need WinZip from www.winzip.com. Pictures not included. Links will download them from the internet as needed.
** For PDF-files you need Adobe Acrobat Reader. This program can be downloaded for free at www.adobe.com.

HOLOCAUST Handbook Series, vol. 10:
Carlo Mattogno:
Special Treatment in Auschwitz. Origin and Meaning of a Term
Translated by Regina Belser
Chicago (Illinois): Theses & Dissertations Press,
Imprint of Castle Hill Publishers, October 2004
ISBN: 1-59148-002-7
ISSN: 1529-7748

© by Carlo Mattogno

Distribution Australia/Asia: Peace Books, PO Box 3300, Norwood, 5067, Australia
Distribution Rest of World: Castle Hill Publishers
UK: PO Box 118, Hastings TN34 3ZQ
USA: PO Box 257768, Chicago, IL 60625

Set in Times New Roman.

In case you find errors in this book, we would very much appreciate if you let us know so that we can correct them: chp@vho.org. Thank you very much.