Bombing + Air Raid Defense

Bombardment of civilians in undefended cities far away from the front lines is an atrocity, yet it was common practice during World War II. Read here about the history, conduct, and consequences of this war crime, as well as the various attempts to protect the civilian population from death falling from the skies.

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Author Document Title Language Published
Rucker, J. A 'Real' World War II Death Camp: Oak Ridge, USA English 2014-02-23
Kollerstrom, N. How Britain Pioneered City Bombing English 2009-01-01
Bishop, J. Atomic War Crimes English 2010-04-01
Jackson, T. Why I Survived the A-Bomb, Book Review English 1990-04-01
Crowell, S. Wartime Germany’s Anti-Gas Air Raid Shelters, A Refutation of Pressac’s ‘Criminal Traces’ English 1999-12-15
CODOH "Gaskeller": New Document Sheds Light on Irving's Interpretation of Auschwitz English 1943-02-17
Lutton, C. Death From On High English 1980-10-01
Strakon, N. Who Bombs Children? English 1995-04-01
Tarter, D. Peenemünde and Los Alamos: Two Studies English 1992-01-01
Beck, P. The Burning of Saint Malo English 1981-12-01
Weber, M. Was Hiroshima Necessary?, Why the Atomic Bombings Could Have Been Avoided English 1997-05-01
Crowell, S. An Exercise in Futility, Book Review English 2001-07-01
Crowell, S. Technique and Operation of German Anti-Gas Shelters in WWII, A Refutation of J. C. Pressac's "Criminal Traces" English 1997-04-30
Crowell, S. Samuel Crowell's Letter to the Director of the USHMM English 1997-09-01
Wesserle, A. Bombs on Britain English 1981-12-01
Weber, M. American Leaders Planned Poison Gas Attack Against Japan English 1997-05-01
The Australian German Side of World War II Revealed English 2013-09-28
Smith, M. The Gas Chamber of Sherlock Holmes: And Other Writings on the Holocaust, Revisionism, and Historical Understanding, A Review English 2011-07-01
Smith, B. Outlaw History #23, A Tsunami of Filth and Lies English 2004-12-28
Lutton, C. His Master’s Voice, Air Chief Marshal Sir Arthur Travers Harris, 1892-1984 English 1984-12-01
Pavlik, G. Hiroshima and Nagasaki After 50 Years, The Ethics of War English 1995-09-01
Widmann, R. The Delusion of the Twentieth Century, A Review English 2011-07-01
Crowell, S. Bomb Shelters in Birkenau: A Reappraisal English 2000-06-05
Smith, B. Outlaw History #34, Democracy and the Dresden Holocaust English 2005-01-26
Lutton, C. Dresden 1945: The Devil's Tinderbox, A Review English 1985-07-01
Butz, A. Another Look at the 'Vergasungskeller' Question, The Nagging 'Gassing Cellar' Problem English 1997-07-01
MacVie, E. Sleuthery in Retrospect, A Review English 2011-07-01
CODOH WWII Air Raid Equipment and the "Gas Chamber" Hysteria English 1997-01-01
Sommers, E. On Terror and Its other Names English 2002-03-01
Smith, B. CODOH Prepares to Hang High the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum – From Its Own "Gas Chamber" Door English 1997-09-01
Weber, M. Churchill Wanted to "Drench" Germany With Poison Gas, Historical News and Comment English 1985-12-01
Hoffmann, J. Wartime bombings of neutral Switzerland English 1997-11-01
Widmann, R. The Night the Dams Burst, A Review English 2011-12-01
Crowell, S. The Gas Chamber of Sherlock Holmes English 2000-11-03
Crowell, S. Defending Against the Allied Bombing Campaign, Air Raid Shelters and Gas Protection in Germany English 1997-07-01
Amner, P. How a TV Documentary Turned a British War Crime into a German War Crime English 2004-12-01
Verbeke, S. “UNTERDRUCKVENTIL” English 2012-11-12
Richman, S. Killing Noncombatants English 1995-09-01
Coroller, C. The Revisionist Clarion -- Monthly Newsletter about Historical Revisionism and the Crisis of Imperial Powers -- World Wars / Colonial Wars in the making / Future Wars English 2006-04-01
Faurisson, R. The Revisionist Clarion -- Monthly Newsletter about Historical Revisionism and the Crisis of Imperial Powers -- World Wars / Colonial Wars in the making / Future Wars English 2006-04-01

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