Murderous Science: Elimination by Scientific Selection of Jews, Gypsies, and Others, Germany 1933-1945 by Benno Muller-Hill
A publishing sensation in Germany, Murderous Science is a devastating indictment of the role German scientists played in Nazi atrocities. It reveals how prominent scholars and physicians--many of whom were active in the international eugenics movement--not only acquiesced to anti-Semitic laws and extermination camps, but provided a scientific foundation for Hitler's racist policies, advised on the laws that were passed to implement these policies, helped administrate the Final Solution as well as euthanasia programs aimed at the mentally ill, and in extreme cases, such as Dr. Mengele at Auschwitz, personally murdered inmates in the interests of science.
Oxford University Press: 1988.
ISBN: 9780192615558. 208 pp.
Translated by George Fraser.
Hardcover. Fine in a fine jacket.