Mel Mermelstein is a Hungarian-born Jew, sole-survivor of his family’s extermination at He wrote of the court battle in his autobiography, entitled By Bread Alone. “About these so-called deniers of The Holocaust, and who they really are, see. Mermelstein, Mel. By Bread Alone. Auschwitz Study Foundation, Inc: Huntington Beach, CA, Professor Marcuse recomended reading By Bread Alone. Looking at the Holocaust from two perspectives: Mel Mermelstein’s book By Bread Alone, and an interview with survivor Ralph Hokmann. by Amber Anapolsky.

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Wenke entered a judgment based upon the Stipulation for Entry of Judgment agreed upon by the parties on July 22, This read is more than Mr. It is not reasonably subject to dispute. The main facts that the Institute for Historical Review denies are that six million Jews were killed during the Holocaust, and gas chambers were used to kill people. I found By Bread Alone to be an easy read, but mfl to follow the legal battle at the end. I admire his strength and determination to fight for the story to be told.

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Bread would certainly be picked up and not neglected, and it would certainly be broken to reveal the note. I found it difficult because I do not know the dynamics of court cases and am not use to reading legal documents.

It is simply a fact. The following study of the case entitled Mel Mermelstein mer,elstein. Troy Skwor rated it it was amazing Nov 11, Apr 27, Charlene Mathe rated it it was amazing.

There are about 25, pairs of shoes. Mermelstein continues to fight against history revisionists who deny the existance or impact of the Evil Holocaust. The Institute for Historical Review uses aloone and inaccurate information as evidence to support their claims. The Institute tries to separate historical fact xlone historical fiction. Sep 07, Jessika Santulli rated it it was amazing Shelves: In the book, Mermelstein uses pictures, newspaper articles, and documents as evidence to support his claim.


For example, The Institute for Historical Review claims that there is no evidence that a single Jew was ever gassed in gas chambers during the Holocaust. The mask of mankind has dropped and we must In ways, this is the only Holocaust history book you ever need to read. I picked it up and I couldn’t put it down.

Retrieved from ” https: The Institute for Mer,elstein Review is a public interest research, educational and publishing center. Want to Read saving…. I was particularly astounded to learn about his life after liberation, as if it mermelstsin more often then not left out of history books. He does not forget! First we were told that an Allied plane had dropped a message that read: But it was a soft and nonexplosive one that carried both the energy and promise of life within it.

By Bread Alone is a powerful and moving first hand account of surviving the Holocaust. In California, the Evidence Code permits the Court to take judicial notice of “facts and propositions of generalized knowledge that are so universally known that they cannot reasonably be the subject of dispute.

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It is the story of one man, what it was like day to day in the extermination camps, and how hope was kept alive. Patti rated it really liked it Jun 09, Mel Mermelstein write well and in a very edgy and powerful way. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.


In the camps, bread and shoes were key elements needed in order to survive. Ania rated it it was amazing Dec 01, Mermelstein used his autobiography, entitled By Bread Aloneto prove his claim.

Thanks for telling us about the problem. Mermelstein survival, but also a history lesson on how this Evil system of death started, and how even in the 80s Mr. By looking at the different perspectives on the Holocaust from Mel Mermelstein, the Institution for Historical Review, and the recollections of a Holocaust survivor, hopefully you will gain a better picture of mer,elstein Holocaust.

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This was a fascinating and hard book to read. It is a brutal book, but a necessary one. Published January 1st by Auschwitz Study Fndn first published Other editions – View all By bread alone: For me it seemed an inspiration that a loaf of bread from the skies — manna from heaven — should proclaim our imminent liberation.

Barbara rated it it was amazing Sep 15, Had we better learned from this larger history, we would not now be repeating it. This autobiography of Mel Mermelstein provides incredibly insight to the devastation on the Holocaust. Zesiram rated it really liked it May 05, The book feels almost like a documentary style book