the death camps

Describe the ways people were killed

People were killed in gas chambers and they were burned or shot .After the people died the soldiers burned the bodies.when people became weak or ill the gaurds killed them or forced them to work till they die.

Expain other people besides Jews put in the camp

The purpose of death camps is to kill as many Jews,  people with physical problems ,mentally retarded ,people, gypsies,  prisoners of war, homosexuals ,priests ,and ministers, historians estimate that 11 million people killed.

Describe the pupose of the death camps

Adolf Hitler wanted to eliminate people he didnt like and the nazis helped.  These camps were established for the purpose of killing people he didnt like with posion and other methods.

Citations

Shuter, Jane. Life and death in the camps. Chicago, IL: Heinemann Library, 2003.Berenbaum, Michael. "Holocaust." World Book Student. World Book, 2013. Web. 1 May 2013. Kornblum, Aaron T. "Concentration camp." World Book Student. World Book, 2013. Web. 1 May 2013. Berenbaum, Michael. "Holocaust." World Book Student. World Book, 2013. Web. 1 May 2013.

First is people meet the man that saved them

Second a man tells his story in the Holocaust

Third is about horrors in the camps

by: Emily W and Bella O