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The roots of the Holocaust reach far back into history, to the origins of antisemitism itself. But the historical events that directly preceded the Nazis' program to destroy Europe's Jews began with the end of the First World War. Here, as a starting point, is a brief summary of the cataclysm that destroyed nearly six million Jews before their killers were finally stopped at the end of the Second World War

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Timeline Timeline 1918 Timeline 1920 Timeline 1923 Timeline 1930 Timeline 1931 Timeline 1933 Timeline 1934 Timeline 1935 Timeline 1936 Timeline 1937 Timeline 1938 Timeline 1939 Timeline 1942 Timeline 1940 Timeline 1941 Timeline 1943 Timeline 1944 Timeline 1945 Timeline 1942 picture Timeline 1945 picture Timeline 1943 picture Timeline 1941 picture Timeline 1940 picture

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